The Royal Bank of Scotland’s most senior executive has admitted banks should
pay more in tax after being saved from the threat of collapse with government
Stephen Hester acknowleded that banking giants were still in the debt of
taxpayers as the UK government still held an 83% interest in
the Daily Herald reported.
“That there should be a bit of extra taxation seems to be pretty hard to
resist,” Hester said.
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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
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
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states