Link: Budget special
Gordon Brown announced the plan to release consultation on the creation of small business investment vehicles which, he said, in the US now account for about 60% of venture capital investments.
Brown also said he would seek the Inland Revenue’s help in building on the success of the research and development tax credits introduced last year. He said he would consult with business to look at the definition of qualifying research.
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements