CIoT calls for two year delay to changes to tax relief for corporate interest expense

Corporate Tax CIoT calls for two year delay to changes to tax relief for corporate interest expense

5y Richard Crump, Writer

CIoT calls for two year delay to changes to tax re...

THE CI0T has called on the government to delay changes to tax relief for corporate interest expense to help businesses adjust to the new regime and pr...

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HMRC and Ingenious both claim victory in long-running tax avoidance dispute

Personal Tax HMRC and Ingenious both claim victory in long-running tax avoidance dispute

5y Richard Crump, Writer

HMRC and Ingenious both claim victory in long-runn...

Ingenious Film Partners and HMRC have both claimed to have won a victory in their long-running tax dispute in a ruling which could leave many investor...

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Companies House data wiping plans will harm fight against tax avoidance, MP claims

Business Regulation Companies House data wiping plans will harm fight against tax avoidance, MP claims

5y Richard Crump, Writer

Companies House data wiping plans will harm fight ...

Companies House is considering proposals to reduce the amount of time the records of dissolved companies are retained on its database, according to re...

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HMRC outlines basic tax standard for accountants

Tax Bodies HMRC outlines basic tax standard for accountants

5y Richard Crump, Writer

HMRC outlines basic tax standard for accountants

HMRC has published a basic set of standards it expects agents and accountants to follow in order to meet the levels of tax compliance the UK tax autho...

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New global tax rules are 'just a sticking plaster'

Tax Avoidance New global tax rules are 'just a sticking plaster'

5y Richard Crump, Writer

New global tax rules are 'just a sticking plaster'

New international rules to tackle global tax avoidance will not work properly until tax secrecy is swept away, a report released by the All Party Parl...

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Partnerships to be caught be country-by-country reporting

Tax Avoidance Partnerships to be caught be country-by-country reporting

5y Richard Crump, Writer

Partnerships to be caught be country-by-country re...

Partnerships are to be included as reporting entities under new country-by-country reporting adopted by the European Commission, HMRC has confirmed Re...

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HMRC defeats £30m EY tax avoidance scheme

Accounting Firms HMRC defeats £30m EY tax avoidance scheme

5y Richard Crump, Writer

HMRC defeats £30m EY tax avoidance scheme

HMRC has defeated a tax avoidance scheme used by Greene King and marketed by EY, protecting around £30m in tax Read More...

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HMRC extends date for withdrawal of transitional relief on investment growth

Personal Tax HMRC extends date for withdrawal of transitional relief on investment growth

6y Richard Crump, Writer

HMRC extends date for withdrawal of transitional r...

HMRC intends to extend the date for withdrawal of transitional relief on investment growth from 30 November 2016 to 31 March 2017 Read More...

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EC plans new measures to improve tax transparency

Corporate Tax EC plans new measures to improve tax transparency

6y Richard Crump, Writer

EC plans new measures to improve tax transparency

The European Commission said it will examine how to shed more light on tax advisers' activities and create effective disincentives for those that prom...

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Roy-Chowdhury: International tax policy should be closely aligned with the EU

Corporate Tax Roy-Chowdhury: International tax policy should be closely aligned with the EU

6y Chas Roy-Chowdhury

Roy-Chowdhury: International tax policy should be ...

Osborne's tax move could influence the sensitive negotiations about the UK’s future relationship with Europe Read More...

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UK votes to leave EU – accountancy profession reacts

Accounting Firms UK votes to leave EU – accountancy profession reacts

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

UK votes to leave EU – accountancy profession reac...

The accountancy world has reacted to the news that the UK has voted to leave the EU Read More...

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‘Significant recovery’ for HMRC customer service, claims boss Thompson

Administration ‘Significant recovery’ for HMRC customer service, claims boss Thompson

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

‘Significant recovery’ for HMRC customer service, ...

HMRC's new leader claims that customer service levels are on the up Read More...

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HRMC loses £653,000 tax battle following administration error

Administration HRMC loses £653,000 tax battle following administration error

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

HRMC loses £653,000 tax battle following administr...

The government department made a very costly administration error in a letter to a tax avoidance user Read More...

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European inquiry into Panama Papers receives go-ahead

Administration European inquiry into Panama Papers receives go-ahead

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

European inquiry into Panama Papers receives go-ah...

The European Parliament has given the green light on an EU investigation into the Panama Papers Read More...

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MEPs push for stricter limits against corporate tax avoidance

Administration MEPs push for stricter limits against corporate tax avoidance

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

MEPs push for stricter limits against corporate ta...

MEPs call for more transparency for trust funds and foundations, common rules for “patent box” tax reductions on intellectual property earnings Read M...

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HMRC high-value tax cases drop 15%

Accounting Firms HMRC high-value tax cases drop 15%

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

HMRC high-value tax cases drop 15%

The number of investigations into high-value big companies that HMRC suspect of using transfer pricing to avoid tax has fallen by 15% in a year Read M...

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HMRC taskforces raise £540m since launch

Administration HMRC taskforces raise £540m since launch

6y Richard Crump, Writer

HMRC taskforces raise £540m since launch

HMRC taskforces have recovered more than £500m since they were launched five years ago Read More...

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EC adopts country-by-country reporting

Business Regulation EC adopts country-by-country reporting

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

EC adopts country-by-country reporting

EC adopts rules on the reporting by multinational companies of tax-related information Read More...

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Google’s Paris HQ raided in tax avoidance probe

Administration Google’s Paris HQ raided in tax avoidance probe

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Google’s Paris HQ raided in tax avoidance probe

The search engine's tax affairs have come under further scrutiny following a dawn raid on its Paris offices Read More...

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KPMG receives complaints over Isle of Man controversy

Accounting Firms KPMG receives complaints over Isle of Man controversy

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

KPMG receives complaints over Isle of Man controve...

The Big Four firm's Canadian arm is accused of setting up offshore tax structures in the Isle of Man Read More...

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Lycamobile structure too complex for KPMG auditors

Administration Lycamobile structure too complex for KPMG auditors

6y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Lycamobile structure too complex for KPMG auditors

KPMG auditors unable to account for £134m of Lycamobile's assets due to company's opaque structure Read More...

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£27m victory for HMRC in BoI phantom tax loophole case

Administration £27m victory for HMRC in BoI phantom tax loophole case

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

£27m victory for HMRC in BoI phantom tax loophole ...

Bank of Ireland subsidiary fails in its quest to avoid millions in tax Read More...

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HMRC production order demands cause headaches for practices

Accounting Firms HMRC production order demands cause headaches for practices

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

HMRC production order demands cause headaches for ...

Taxman issues nearly 1,500 production orders last year to crack down on financial crimes Read More...

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Stop shifting profits to tax havens, UN urges

Administration Stop shifting profits to tax havens, UN urges

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Stop shifting profits to tax havens, UN urges

UN report shows increased channelling of company funds into offshore tax havens such as the Cayman and British Virgin islands Read More...

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Avoidance scheme crackdown sees HMRC net £494m

Administration Avoidance scheme crackdown sees HMRC net £494m

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Avoidance scheme crackdown sees HMRC net £494m

Taxman’s Counter Avoidance Directorate behind the massive increase in revenue, law firm claims Read More...

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Taxman secures MSC tribunal victory

Administration Taxman secures MSC tribunal victory

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Taxman secures MSC tribunal victory

HMRC protects nearly £400,000 in tax following first-tier tribunal win, and expects to claw back a further £9m Read More...

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Former PwC employees to stand trial over Luxleaks scandal

Accounting Firms Former PwC employees to stand trial over Luxleaks scandal

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Former PwC employees to stand trial over Luxleaks ...

Two PwC whistleblowers and journalist to stand trial over alleged leaking of corporate tax documents Read More...

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