Vince Cable, the former Lib Dem shadow chancellor and business secretary, has
said that beating tax avoidance will be one of his top priorities in his new
Speaking to the Daily telegraph Cable said that tacking tax avoidance is ”
essential” and that he would be looking at it “closely”.
In their pre coalition manifesto the Lib Dems claimed they could save up to
£4.6bn by tackling avoidance in the first year of coming to office.
Cable has in the past stated his preference for companies to report their tax
liabilities country by country.
Making Tax Digital will impose significant additional tax compliance costs on small businesses for little or no medium term benefit, tax and small business experts told MPs
MHA MacIntyre Hudson has partnered with cloud accounting software provider Xero ahead of the government’s requirement for digital records
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