London’s position as Europe’s leading financial centre is being threatened by
Gordon Brown’s addiction to tax and red tape, according to former chancellor
He warned that the government was in danger of driving Britain’s most
profitable businesses away, according to the Daily Telegraph.
In a pamphlet published today by the Centre for Policy Studies, Lawson said
one of the biggest threats to London’s position was the level and complexity of
‘Over the past ten years, both the burden and the complexity have greatly
increased, the latter mind-boggingly so,’ said Lawson. ‘This process badly needs
to be reversed.’
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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