The chancellor is expected to criticise Brussels’ attempts to push through proposals to equalise company tax rates across the EU.
He is expected to tell finance ministers from other member states that while the UK is opposed to unfair tax competition, member states must remain free to decide their own fiscal regimes.
Brown is also expected to be critical of moves to allow France and Germany to escape huge ‘fines’ for breaching Euro Stability Pact rules and support protests lead by the Netherlands.
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HMRC is continuing to ramp up the number of raids on premises it carries out as part of criminal investigations, searching 761 properties in the last year
Five million taxpayers are ow using digital personal tax accounts (PTA) as part of the making tax digital strategy, HMRC said
Since the release of HMRC’s plans for digital tax reforms, many have agreed with the call for a delay