IR35: Tory MPs write to Chancellor

Politics IR35: Tory MPs write to Chancellor

2y Chris Jewers

IR35: Tory MPs write to Chancellor

Conservative MPs John Redwood and Andrew Bowie have both written to Sajid Javid, urging him to suspend or extend the IR36 6 April 2020 deadline until ...

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HMRC’s refusal to raid top Tory donor Lycamobile to be investigated by MPs

Big Four HMRC’s refusal to raid top Tory donor Lycamobile to be investigated by MPs

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

HMRC’s refusal to raid top Tory donor Lycamobile t...

After a French probe into Lycamobile uncovered money laundering and tax fraud, HMRC refused to raid the company, citing its political donations Read M...

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Government publishes post-Brexit customs arrangements policy paper

Politics Government publishes post-Brexit customs arrangements policy paper

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Government publishes post-Brexit customs arrangeme...

While EU and domestic responses have been derisive of the government’s perhaps wishful positions, industries have welcomed the arrangements outlined i...

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Corbyn - political Marmite for the business community

Politics Corbyn - political Marmite for the business community

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Corbyn - political Marmite for the business commun...

CBI slams leader's "people's QE" while RICS and BCC express support Read More...

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#SummerBudget: What the papers say

Corporate Tax #SummerBudget: What the papers say

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

#SummerBudget: What the papers say

The Budget was far from the right-wing statement that some had expected, says the FT Read More...

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Colin: Tax powers could be a right old dog fight

Administration Colin: Tax powers could be a right old dog fight

7y Taking Stock

Colin: Tax powers could be a right old dog fight

Colin imagines how Scotland's new tax powers could play out Read More...

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Bangladesh audit reform moves forward, despite disagreements

Accounting Standards Bangladesh audit reform moves forward, despite disagreements

7y A.Z.M. Anas

Bangladesh audit reform moves forward, despite dis...

A power struggle between Bangladeshi institutes fails to halt move towards stronger audit and accounting regulation Read More...

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Clegg looks to cut income tax and ease workers' NI burden

Personal Tax Clegg looks to cut income tax and ease workers' NI burden

7y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Clegg looks to cut income tax and ease workers' NI...

Income tax and National Insurance cuts for the poor to be paid for by the rich, says the Lib Dem leader Read More...

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Through recession or secession, long termism is best for businesses

Politics Through recession or secession, long termism is best for businesses

7y Gareth Magee

Through recession or secession, long termism is be...

Scotland, and the UK, is a changed place. Companies that take the long term view are the key to future success Read More...

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Firm of cards: The politics of partnerships

Accounting Firms Firm of cards: The politics of partnerships

7y Richard Crump, Writer

Firm of cards: The politics of partnerships

Accountants may deny any sense of engaging in the dirty art of politics but, at their core, they are political animals Read More...

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Scotland promised greater tax powers if it rejects independence

Personal Tax Scotland promised greater tax powers if it rejects independence

7y Richard Crump, Writer

Scotland promised greater tax powers if it rejects...

Three main political parties promise Scotland new tax powers if there is a no vote in the referendum on Scottish independence Read More...

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Labour confirms pension tax relief cut to fund jobs will be in 2015 manifesto

Personal Tax Labour confirms pension tax relief cut to fund jobs will be in 2015 manifesto

8y Rachel Dalton

Labour confirms pension tax relief cut to fund job...

Labour to restrict higher-rate pensions tax relief for at least five years, if elected Read More...

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UK200Group: Merging NI and tax "fraught with difficulty"

Personal Tax UK200Group: Merging NI and tax "fraught with difficulty"

8y Richard Crump, Writer

UK200Group: Merging NI and tax "fraught with diffi...

UK200Group comments on proposals to merge NI with income tax Read More...

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Former PM Major calls for energy windfall tax

Corporate Tax Former PM Major calls for energy windfall tax

8y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Former PM Major calls for energy windfall tax

Sir John Major calls for a one-off levy on energy companies after their recent price hikes Read More...

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Time to encourage growth, not political point-scoring

Corporate Tax Time to encourage growth, not political point-scoring

8y Jonathan Riley

Time to encourage growth, not political point-scor...

Political gains should be set aside in favour of creating a climate of growth, says Grant Thornton national head of tax, Jonathan Riley Read More...

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Obama condemns tax authority’s targeting of conservative groups

Corporate Tax Obama condemns tax authority’s targeting of conservative groups

9y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Obama condemns tax authority’s targeting of conser...

The targeting of right-wing, conservative groups by the US tax authority is "outrageous", says Barack Obama Read More...

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Budget 2013: Miliband rips into "Bullingdon Boys" Budget

Corporate Tax Budget 2013: Miliband rips into "Bullingdon Boys" Budget

9y Rachael Singh, Writer

Budget 2013: Miliband rips into "Bullingdon Boys" ...

Labour leader claims this is more of the same, and the chancellor has failed to mention the country’s AAA downgrading Read More...

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Taking Stock: A Marta to the cause

People Business Taking Stock: A Marta to the cause

9y Taking Stock

Taking Stock: A Marta to the cause

Marta Andreasen, accounting whistleblower par excellence, is back in the headlines... Read More...

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Osborne told to keep hands off pension tax

Personal Tax Osborne told to keep hands off pension tax

9y Richard Crump, Writer

Osborne told to keep hands off pension tax

NAPF warns against cutting the maximum amount of annual pension contribution that is exempt from tax Read More...

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Could Tory top rate cuts discourage avoidance?

Personal Tax Could Tory top rate cuts discourage avoidance?

9y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Could Tory top rate cuts discourage avoidance?

Calum Fuller looks at the potential effect of top-rate tax cuts proposed at the Conservative Party conference Read More...

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Boris Johnson calls for 40p top rate of tax

Personal Tax Boris Johnson calls for 40p top rate of tax

9y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Boris Johnson calls for 40p top rate of tax

The mayor of London criticises the top rate of income tax Read More...

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Clegg vows to fight for wealth tax

Personal Tax Clegg vows to fight for wealth tax

9y Richard Crump, Writer

Clegg vows to fight for wealth tax

Liberal Democrat leader will not go along with more spending cuts unless some form of tax on the rich is agreed to by the Conservatives Read More...

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Duncan Smith calls for marriage tax breaks

Personal Tax Duncan Smith calls for marriage tax breaks

10y Jaimie Kaffash, Writer

Duncan Smith calls for marriage tax breaks

Work and pensions secretary to remind David Cameron of pre-election pledge Read More...

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Swiss deal a 'disgrace', says Eagle

Personal Tax Swiss deal a 'disgrace', says Eagle

10y Jaimie Kaffash, Writer

Swiss deal a 'disgrace', says Eagle

Shadow chief secretary says agreement is unethical Read More...

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Labour to review creative industry taxation

Corporate Tax Labour to review creative industry taxation

10y Jaimie Kaffash, Writer

Labour to review creative industry taxation

Opposition appoint Patrick McKenna to help devise strategy to boost creative sectors Read More...

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Tories call for tax breaks for married couples

Personal Tax Tories call for tax breaks for married couples

10y Jaimie Kaffash, Writer

Tories call for tax breaks for married couples

Conservative MPs say riots show need for tax breaks to be sped up Read More...

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Labour to propose further bankers' bonus tax

Personal Tax Labour to propose further bankers' bonus tax

10y Jaimie Kaffash, Writer

Labour to propose further bankers' bonus tax

Ed Balls calls for reinstatement of bankers' bonus tax before Parliament today Read More...

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