Sentiment for a levy on financial institutions was stronger today after
German finance minister Angela Merkel
for an international finance tax.
Chancellor Merkel, speaking prior to a meeting of EU finance ministers
tomorrow, said that a financial tax and stronger regulation would show the world
that Europe had got a grip of the finance industry.
She was opposed to the idea of a bank tax as late as this weekend, according
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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