Taxing tech giants: the challenges accountants should know

Tax Taxing tech giants: the challenges accountants should know

2y Dave Beach

Taxing tech giants: the challenges accountants sho...

As the OECD delivered its global approach to taxing digital services, tax experts warn current accounting norms are due to be axed, with challenges an...

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"Tax is the centre of the social contract" - SSE finance director

Tax "Tax is the centre of the social contract" - SSE finance director

2y Gregor Alexander, Finance director

"Tax is the centre of the social contract" - SSE f...

SSE's finance director Gregor Alexander explains why it was important for the company to receive a Fair Tax Mark - and why paying your fair share of t...

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Wealthiest families in UK gobble up inheritance tax relief

Tax Wealthiest families in UK gobble up inheritance tax relief

2y Tom Lemmon

Wealthiest families in UK gobble up inheritance ta...

A small number of the wealthiest families in the country are sharing up to £666 million a year in inheritance tax relief, according to Tax Justice UK ...

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European Commission notified about more than 380 potentially unlawful tax breaks in the last five years

Tax European Commission notified about more than 380 potentially unlawful tax breaks in the last five years

2y Tom Lemmon

European Commission notified about more than 380 p...

The European Commission has been made aware of around 385 tax breaks which may be unlawful under State aid rules over the last five years, according t...

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Millions of new businesses; billions in missing taxes

Tax Millions of new businesses; billions in missing taxes

2y Richard Asquith, Avalara

Millions of new businesses; billions in missing ta...

In his monthly column, Avalara's Richard Asquith looks at what international tax authorities are doing to ensure compliance and mop up missing taxes R...

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Part One: Understanding cyber security in accountancy

Security Part One: Understanding cyber security in accountancy

2y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Part One: Understanding cyber security in accounta...

Emmy Hawker takes a deep dive into cyberspace, assessing how prepared accountancy firms and practices are for the ever-growing threat of cyber-crime R...

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HMRC applied to shut down 4,160 businesses in 2018

HMRC HMRC applied to shut down 4,160 businesses in 2018

2y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

HMRC applied to shut down 4,160 businesses in 2018

Funding Options has shared their insights with Accountancy Age Read More...

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Are HMRC’s Accelerated Payment Notices proof of the taxman’s aggression?

HMRC Are HMRC’s Accelerated Payment Notices proof of the taxman’s aggression?

2y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Are HMRC’s Accelerated Payment Notices proof of th...

RPC has reported that a percentage of APNs have been withdrawn by HMRC Read More...

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HMRC retrospective loan charge causing problems for contractors

HMRC HMRC retrospective loan charge causing problems for contractors

2y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

HMRC retrospective loan charge causing problems fo...

ContractorUK’s report has revealed some interesting insights Read More...

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The growing relationship between tax and technology

Tax The growing relationship between tax and technology

2y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

The growing relationship between tax and technolog...

 Thomson Reuters has revealed the results of the Tax Technology Survey 2019 Read More...

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What is keeping entrepreneurs up at night?

Business What is keeping entrepreneurs up at night?

2y Melanie Stancliffe, Partner, Irwin Mitchell

What is keeping entrepreneurs up at night?

The majority of startups are not trading after just four years and in 2011 only 4% made it to their second year Read More...

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Friction between HMRC and the taxpayer as the number of tribunal disputes continues to rise

HMRC Friction between HMRC and the taxpayer as the number of tribunal disputes continues to rise

2y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Friction between HMRC and the taxpayer as the numb...

Price Bailey has cited the adoption of software as enabling HMRC to more aggressively obtain results Read More...

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Making Tax Digital: Every cloud has a silver lining

Making Tax Digital Making Tax Digital: Every cloud has a silver lining

2y Harris Lacey & Swain, Harris Lacey & Swain

Making Tax Digital: Every cloud has a silver linin...

A recent report states 11 percent of businesses still don't know what MTD is Read More...

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Is it all just an act, Lorraine?

Tax Is it all just an act, Lorraine?

2y AJ Chambers Recruitment | Sponsored

Is it all just an act, Lorraine?

Matthew Lawford, director at AJ Chambers Recruitment, asks employment tax specialist Alastair Kendrick what the recent judgement tells us Read More...

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What do contractors need to know about Making Tax Digital?

Making Tax Digital What do contractors need to know about Making Tax Digital?

2y Richard Hepburn, Operations Manager, Gorilla Accounting

What do contractors need to know about Making Tax ...

Despite the imminence of this initiative, many contractors are still unsure of what MTD will mean for them and their business, or what they must do to...

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Non-resident individuals, UK property and the Finance Act 2019

Tax Non-resident individuals, UK property and the Finance Act 2019

2y Helen Thornley, ATT Technical Officer

Non-resident individuals, UK property and the Fina...

From April 2019, non-UK residents might need to pay capital gains tax on their disposals Read More...

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Everything you need to know about Special Purpose Vehicles in UK Property

Tax Everything you need to know about Special Purpose Vehicles in UK Property

3y Helen March and Elizabeth Small, Partners, Forsters LLP

Everything you need to know about Special Purpose ...

The UK tax landscape in this subject area can get very complicated so Forsters LLP outlines all you need to know Read More...

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How can accountants grow their wealth?

Practice How can accountants grow their wealth?

3y Gareth Parsons, Financial planning director, Saunderson House

How can accountants grow their wealth?

Gareth Parsons, financial planning director at Saunderson House, shares his tips on tax efficiency and other ways accountants can look after their fin...

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Financial services companies will be relocating away from the UK

Brexit & Economy Financial services companies will be relocating away from the UK

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Financial services companies will be relocating aw...

The EY Financial Services Brexit Tracker has revealed some alarming statistics that shows Brexit uncertainty could damage the UK’s financial sector Re...

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Property taxation is under increasing scrutiny

HMRC Property taxation is under increasing scrutiny

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Property taxation is under increasing scrutiny

Saffery Champness has revealed that less than 3% of estimated eligible landlords have used HMRC’s Let Property Campaign Read More...

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HMRC putting increasing pressure on accountants and lawyers

HMRC HMRC putting increasing pressure on accountants and lawyers

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

HMRC putting increasing pressure on accountants an...

It has been revealed by RPC that HMRC has issued another 1,400 demands to accountancy and law firms in their attempt to crack down on tax evasion Read...

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What changes will the government make if a deal isn’t made?

Brexit & Economy What changes will the government make if a deal isn’t made?

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

What changes will the government make if a deal is...

Insights have been provided by Brian Palmer, a tax policy adviser for the Association of Accounting Technicians Read More...

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HMRC's Profit Diversion Compliance Facility: what do businesses need to know?

HMRC HMRC's Profit Diversion Compliance Facility: what do businesses need to know?

3y Pinsent Masons, Jason Collins and Catherine Robins (partners)

HMRC's Profit Diversion Compliance Facility: what ...

Jason Collins (partner) and Catherine Robins (partner) at Pinsent Masons write for Accountancy Age Read More...

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How can tax relief benefits help to grow your business?

Tax How can tax relief benefits help to grow your business?

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

How can tax relief benefits help to grow your busi...

Results from KPMG’s Backing Business Growth Survey have revealed that many businesses are still not capitalising on the benefits available to them Rea...

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Making the most of R&D relief

Tax Making the most of R&D relief

3y Emma Rawson, ATT Technical Officer

Making the most of R&D relief

Many eligible SMEs are still not claiming R&D relief due to lack of awareness or misunderstanding the requirements for relief Read More...

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What to do if HMRC investigates your SME

Tax What to do if HMRC investigates your SME

3y Dakota Murphey

What to do if HMRC investigates your SME

A guide to what you should do if your SME is investigated by HMRC - and how best to avoid this happening in the first place Read More...

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Ditch the fear, embrace innovation

Brexit Ditch the fear, embrace innovation

3y Kene Partners, R&D Tax Incentives Advisors

Ditch the fear, embrace innovation

As Adam Kene, managing director at Kene Partners, and Danny Lopez, non-executive director at Innovate Finance and member of the Kene Partners advisory...

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