The UK’s tax system is at a crucial turning point. An increasing number of
companies are exiting the country, saying they fear the government’s new
initiatives on foreign profits.
Meanwhile the chancellor is being urged to impose a windfall tax on energy
companies’ profits and to ignore corporate protests about tax, provoking greater
fears about the British business tax climate.
At the same time business lobby groups are insisting that unless the burden
of corporate taxation itself is reduced, more companies will flee abroad.
Insider Business brings together tax experts to determine what is reality and
what is rhetoric in this heated debate – and to answer your questions.
This archived seminar, hosted by Accountancy Age editor-in-chief Damian Wild,
features Chas Roy-Chowdhury, head of taxation at the ACCA, Norton Rose tax
lawyer Dominic Stuttaford and PwC tax partner John Whiting
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
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