Katharine Arthur, tax principal at MacIntyre Hudson found the budget to be “surprisingly” green despite discounts to petrol prices.
“Over the five tax years from April 2011, tax revenues from motoring and environmental taxes will be just over £4bn,” she said.
However, the government’s decision to change electricity tariffs could hurt small and medium sized enterprises in the green industries, such as wind and solar farms.
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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