The Kittel Principle - Sweet sixteen

Brexit & Economy The Kittel Principle - Sweet sixteen

12m David Bedenham

The Kittel Principle - Sweet sixteen

On July 6, 2006, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) handed down the decision in Axel Kittel v Belgium; Belgium v Recolta Recycling SPRL...

View article
Accounting firms could “lose credibility” from MSC crackdown

Business Accounting firms could “lose credibility” from MSC crackdown

1y Sam Alberti

Accounting firms could “lose credibility” from MSC...

Accountants with contractor clients must take practical steps in an attempt to fly under HMRC’s radar Read More...

View article
“Damning” report highlights IR35 non-compliance in public sector

HMRC “Damning” report highlights IR35 non-compliance in public sector

1y Sam Alberti

“Damning” report highlights IR35 non-compliance in...

Whitehall departments could owe HMRC as much as £236m, according to the report Read More...

View article
Get the latest analysis and reports delivered to your inbox daily
Accountants need “back-up from HMRC” in MTD ITSA transition

HMRC Accountants need “back-up from HMRC” in MTD ITSA transition

1y Sam Alberti

Accountants need “back-up from HMRC” in MTD ITSA t...

HMRC intends to atone for poor communications during MTD for VAT, a spokesperson said Read More...

View article
UK accountant handed jail term in £160k tax fraud case

HMRC UK accountant handed jail term in £160k tax fraud case

1y Sam Alberti

UK accountant handed jail term in £160k tax fraud ...

The taxpayer’s trust was abused using accountancy knowledge and expertise, HMRC said Read More...

View article
Spring Statement: R&D tax credits to be reformed in the UK

Budget Spring Statement: R&D tax credits to be reformed in the UK

1y Sam Alberti

Spring Statement: R&D tax credits to be reformed i...

Widening the scope of the scheme will help the UK become a “science superpower”, according to Chancellor Rishi Sunak Read More...

View article
Sage, ICC and ACCA call on governments and big business to help SMBs join the race to net zero

Business Sage, ICC and ACCA call on governments and big business to help SMBs join the race to net zero

2y Sponsored | ACCA

Sage, ICC and ACCA call on governments and big bus...

Policymakers and large companies must standardise and simplify carbon reporting and accounting for SMBs or risk millions of businesses being left behi...

View article
Budget 2021: High Street given a boost as business rates slashed

Budget Budget 2021: High Street given a boost as business rates slashed

2y Sam Alberti

Budget 2021: High Street given a boost as business...

The temporary tax cut will apply to over 90 percent of all retail, hospitality and leisure businesses Read More...

View article
Sharp rise in R&D tax credit claims is cause for both optimism and concern, says industry experts

HMRC Sharp rise in R&D tax credit claims is cause for both optimism and concern, says industry experts

2y Sam Alberti

Sharp rise in R&D tax credit claims is cause for b...

While R&D investment promotes economic growth, fraudulent claims may be slipping through the net Read More...

View article
HMRC must "rebuild the trust" of taxpayers after Loan Charge failings

HMRC HMRC must "rebuild the trust" of taxpayers after Loan Charge failings

2y Sam Alberti

HMRC must "rebuild the trust" of taxpayers after L...

Government’s "misunderstanding" of how contracting works led to misinterpret "accidental" tax avoidance, critics say Read More...

View article
Will HMRC’s approach to enforcement set the tone for how struggling companies are treated?

Coronavirus Will HMRC’s approach to enforcement set the tone for how struggling companies are treated?

2y Richard Wolff

Will HMRC’s approach to enforcement set the tone f...

The manner in which HMRC decides to treat embattled businesses will play a significant role in the shaping the post-pandemic landscape once support me...

View article
ICAEW and ACCA slam “poor” HMRC performance

HMRC ICAEW and ACCA slam “poor” HMRC performance

2y Sam Alberti

ICAEW and ACCA slam “poor” HMRC performance

The watchdogs say that a lack of resources are to blame Read More...

View article
HMRC’s mini-umbrella company fraud crackdown sees similar approach to IR35

HMRC HMRC’s mini-umbrella company fraud crackdown sees similar approach to IR35

2y Aoife Morgan

HMRC’s mini-umbrella company fraud crackdown sees ...

Possible legislation would be like “trying to close a paper door against a herd of wild elephants” Read More...

View article
Accounting firms must help to stem tide of graduate unemployment

Brexit & Economy Accounting firms must help to stem tide of graduate unemployment

2y Accountancy Age, Reporters

Accounting firms must help to stem tide of graduat...

Accountancy and professional services firms have a moral and social responsibility to help alleviate post-pandemic graduate unemployment by increasing...

View article
New residential property rules trip up vendors

HMRC New residential property rules trip up vendors

2y Helen Thornley, ATT Technical Officer

New residential property rules trip up vendors

Back in March 2020, written pre-pandemic, I warned AccountancyAge readers that UK residents disposing of UK residential property could be in for a sho...

View article
Biden’s capital gains tax reforms could boost HMRC revenues

HMRC Biden’s capital gains tax reforms could boost HMRC revenues

2y Aoife Morgan

Biden’s capital gains tax reforms could boost HMRC...

US President Joe Biden’s tax plans could incentivise US citizens based in the UK to disclose assets Read More...

View article
Businesses urged to check for furlough claim errors

Business Businesses urged to check for furlough claim errors

2y Aoife Morgan

Businesses urged to check for furlough claim error...

One in 10 mid-sized businesses found their initial furlough claims to be incorrect, according to new research Read More...

View article
Making the most of what you lost

Budget Making the most of what you lost

2y Emma Rawson, ATT Technical Officer

Making the most of what you lost

The Budget 2021 and Finance Bill introduced new extended loss carry back for businesses, with ATT technical officer Emma Rawson outlining the new rule...

View article
Industry brandishes tax consultation day a “damp squib”

Budget Industry brandishes tax consultation day a “damp squib”

2y Aoife Morgan

Industry brandishes tax consultation day a “damp s...

Tax leaders criticise the much-anticipated consultation day following delays at the treasury Read More...

View article
Pre-population proposed to simplify tax

HMRC Pre-population proposed to simplify tax

2y Helen Thornley, ATT Technical Officer

Pre-population proposed to simplify tax

By Helen Thornley, ATT Technical Officer Read More...

View article
Sir Martin Sorrell: Reforms contradict policy

Audit Sir Martin Sorrell: Reforms contradict policy

2y Tom Lemmon

Sir Martin Sorrell: Reforms contradict policy

Former CEO of FTSE 100 company WPP concerned reforms may discourage listing in the UK Read More...

View article
Brexit tax burdens on UK exports cause SMEs to re-assess operating models

Brexit Brexit tax burdens on UK exports cause SMEs to re-assess operating models

2y Leanna Reeves

Brexit tax burdens on UK exports cause SMEs to re-...

SMEs seek to implement dual fulfilment hubs or new warehouse facilities Read More...

View article
Corporation tax hike: Business bears cost of pandemic

Brexit & Economy Corporation tax hike: Business bears cost of pandemic

2y Tom Lemmon

Corporation tax hike: Business bears cost of pande...

Tax on profits will rise to 25 percent in 2023 Read More...

View article
Budget 2021: Chancellor extends business rate holiday; new grants for reopening

Budget Budget 2021: Chancellor extends business rate holiday; new grants for reopening

2y Jeremy Chan

Budget 2021: Chancellor extends business rate holi...

Business rate holiday extended another three months and reduced for the rest of the fiscal year Read More...

View article
Chancellor extends furlough and widens cash grants access for self-employed

Budget Chancellor extends furlough and widens cash grants access for self-employed

2y Leanna Reeves

Chancellor extends furlough and widens cash grants...

The Chancellor of the Exchequer says the government is “proud of the furlough” Read More...

View article
Budget 2021: Pandemic could trigger a review of UK tax policy

Big Four Budget 2021: Pandemic could trigger a review of UK tax policy

2y Amanda Tickel

Budget 2021: Pandemic could trigger a review of UK...

Timing is everything when it comes to tax rises says Amanda Tickel, Deloitte’s new head of tax policy Read More...

View article
Should you use your Phase 1 MTD software for Phase 2?

HMRC Should you use your Phase 1 MTD software for Phase 2?

2y Matt Lewis

Should you use your Phase 1 MTD software for Phase...

The tight timeframes we saw under Making Tax Digital (MTD) Phase 1 saw many businesses adopt a “compliance first” approach to MTD software. Focused on...

View article