The Tories have studied a possible hike in the rate of VAT to 20%, with the
party refusing to rule out a rise if it is elected, according to the Daily
The VAT hike is a policy first discussed by Labour and would raise an
The Mail quotes an unnamed source who said tax rises would have to
be part of the Tory policy equation.
The paper said William Hague refused to rule out the policy saying the shadow
chancellor George Osborne would not be forced into writing a 2010 Budget now.
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The UK tax gap fell in 2014-15 to its lowest-ever level of 6.5%, revealed official statistics published today
"The whole idea of HMRC officials supplying confidential information about individuals to the media on a non-attributable basis is, or should be, a matter of serious concern," say Supreme Court judges
Changes to the tax system is urged to support the growth of entrepreneurs, found a report from the Grant Thornton UK, the Institute of Directors, and the Prelude Group