HMRC cuts over 150 offices to reduce running costs

Corporate Tax HMRC cuts over 150 offices to reduce running costs

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

HMRC cuts over 150 offices to reduce running costs

Drastically fewer offices for HMRC in the hope to reduce their running costs Read More...

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Making Tax Digital: the "unexpected item in the bagging area"

Accounting Standards Making Tax Digital: the "unexpected item in the bagging area"

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Making Tax Digital: the "unexpected item in the ba...

Laurence Field, the head of tax at national audit, tax and advisory firm Crowe Clark Whitehill outlines the 6 'unexpected items' regarding HMRC's Maki...

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New Year Honours of 2017

Accounting Standards New Year Honours of 2017

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

New Year Honours of 2017

Many working in professional services have received honours this new year from the Queen Read More...

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Key business success priorities outlined by ACCA

Accounting Firms Key business success priorities outlined by ACCA

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Key business success priorities outlined by ACCA

A checklist has revealed three key priorities for accountancy profession success in 2017 Read More...

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Deloitte 'self-imposes exile' on government contracts to defuse PM row

Accounting Firms Deloitte 'self-imposes exile' on government contracts to defuse PM row

6y Kevin Reed, Writer

Deloitte 'self-imposes exile' on government contra...

Deloitte to avoid tendering for government contracts over the next six months, to appease Theresa May following consultant's report that painted a les...

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E-books reduced VAT proposals “may not benefit” UK consumers

Business Regulation E-books reduced VAT proposals “may not benefit” UK consumers

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

E-books reduced VAT proposals “may not benefit” UK...

The UK consumers “may not benefit” from the European Commission’s proposals on e-books Read More...

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Finance Bill 2017: Corporate tax reporting requirements 'a burden'

Business Regulation Finance Bill 2017: Corporate tax reporting requirements 'a burden'

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Finance Bill 2017: Corporate tax reporting require...

Companies must report on their complex financial structures including offshore accounts and notify HMRC Read More...

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"Not enough time" to implement MTD by 2018, says Tyrie

Corporate Tax "Not enough time" to implement MTD by 2018, says Tyrie

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

"Not enough time" to implement MTD by 2018, says T...

Andrew Tyrie suggests there will not be enough time to implement Making Tax Digital (MTD) by April 2018 Read More...

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Colin: A spoonful of investment...

Governance Colin: A spoonful of investment...

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Colin: A spoonful of investment...

Colin's take on the chancellor's £27bn cushion fund for rainy days ahead, announced in the Autumn Statement Read More...

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Autumn Statement: Hammond's "missed opportunity", say advisers

Business Regulation Autumn Statement: Hammond's "missed opportunity", say advisers

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Autumn Statement: Hammond's "missed opportunity", ...

The chancellor has “missed an opportunity” to restore business confidence and encourage UK investment, said Mazars Read More...

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Autumn Statement 2016: What the papers say

Business Regulation Autumn Statement 2016: What the papers say

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Autumn Statement 2016: What the papers say

Hammond “builds for Brexit” with a £27bn “shock absorber”, but the papers raise concerns about the higher borrowing Read More...

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Autumn Statement: “Consistency” in the light of Brexit

Corporate Finance Autumn Statement: “Consistency” in the light of Brexit

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Autumn Statement: “Consistency” in the light of Br...

With the Autumn statement imminent, the chancellor is expected to keep “consistency” due to the uncertainty looming over Brexit Read More...

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Autumn Statement 2016: Higher taxes for a simplified system, say businesses

Corporate Tax Autumn Statement 2016: Higher taxes for a simplified system, say businesses

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Autumn Statement 2016: Higher taxes for a simplifi...

Businesses are willing to see their tax bills rise in support of a less complex tax system, according to research from the firm BDO Read More...

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Corporation tax cut and high-tech reliefs outlined by May to CBI

Corporate Tax Corporation tax cut and high-tech reliefs outlined by May to CBI

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Corporation tax cut and high-tech reliefs outlined...

Further corporation tax cuts and reliefs for cutting-edge tech businesses have been pledged by prime minister Theresa May, ahead of Wednesday’s Autumn...

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UK income tax rise goes against global grain

Governance UK income tax rise goes against global grain

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

UK income tax rise goes against global grain

The UK has not followed the global trend for reducing income tax over the past two decades Read More...

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Colin: World markets are 'Trumped'

Governance Colin: World markets are 'Trumped'

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Colin: World markets are 'Trumped'

Colin reacts to the US Presidential election result, and the feeling of the UK profession Read More...

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MP calls for co-op accounting red tape removal

Accounting Standards MP calls for co-op accounting red tape removal

6y Kevin Reed, Writer

MP calls for co-op accounting red tape removal

MP calls for accounting and auditing red tape to be removed, putting them on par with other organisations Read More...

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Colin: Tell them about the money, mummy

Business Regulation Colin: Tell them about the money, mummy

6y Taking Stock

Colin: Tell them about the money, mummy

As advisers prepare for another Autumn Statement, they and their clients hope to avoid the grip of more red tape Read More...

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Trumped: The three key concerns of UK accountants post-US Election

Business Regulation Trumped: The three key concerns of UK accountants post-US Election

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Trumped: The three key concerns of UK accountants ...

Brexit complications, tax, and tech trade, are key concerns among the UK finance profession post-US Election Read More...

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HMRC and Concentrix discuss ‘early exit’ as NAO launches inquiry

Personal Tax HMRC and Concentrix discuss ‘early exit’ as NAO launches inquiry

6y Andrew Goodall

HMRC and Concentrix discuss ‘early exit’ as NAO la...

Taxman lines up early exit from doomed Concentrix tax credits deal, as HMRC faces intense scrutiny from MPs Read More...

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HMRC in breach of confidentiality laws, finds Supreme Court

Governance HMRC in breach of confidentiality laws, finds Supreme Court

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

HMRC in breach of confidentiality laws, finds Supr...

"The whole idea of HMRC officials supplying confidential information about individuals to the media on a non-attributable basis is, or should be, a ma...

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Businesses 'unaffected' since Brexit, revealed UK200Group survey

Governance Businesses 'unaffected' since Brexit, revealed UK200Group survey

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Businesses 'unaffected' since Brexit, revealed UK2...

A report by UK200Group surveyed members and clients, primarily SMEs, to find out if and how they have been affected by the Brexit decision. Read More...

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Concerns raised for tax-paying non-doms

Personal Tax Concerns raised for tax-paying non-doms

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Concerns raised for tax-paying non-doms

UK-based non-doms have paid ten times more tax than the average taxpayer, raising concerns over the Brexit impact on non-dom contributions and therefo...

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Treasury Committee chairman queries impact of HMRC’s reorganisation

Politics Treasury Committee chairman queries impact of HMRC’s reorganisation

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Treasury Committee chairman queries impact of HMRC...

A senior MP has questioned the impact of HMRC’s decision to undertake yet another radical overhaul of its internal structure Read More...

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Friday Afternoon Live: Apple Tax; Robot accountants; and the Top 50

Business Regulation Friday Afternoon Live: Apple Tax; Robot accountants; and the Top 50

6y Kevin Reed, Writer

Friday Afternoon Live: Apple Tax; Robot accountant...

The Apple Tax situation; Accountants replaced by robots; and The Accountancy Age Top 50+50; all discussed by head of editorial Kevin Reed Read More...

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Margot James handed accountancy brief as small business minister

Politics Margot James handed accountancy brief as small business minister

6y Richard Crump, Writer

Margot James handed accountancy brief as small bus...

MARGOT JAMES MP has been handed responsibility for overseeing the accountancy profession as part of her brief as the new minister for small business, ...

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MPs want power to veto appointment or dismissal of OTS chair

Politics MPs want power to veto appointment or dismissal of OTS chair

6y Richard Crump, Writer

MPs want power to veto appointment or dismissal of...

MPs should be given the right to veto the appointment or dismissal of the senior leadership of the Office of Tax Simplification, the influential Treas...

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