PwC appoints head of inheritance tax for Northern England 14/06/2013 PwC has appointed a new Northern head of inheritance tax who will be based at the firm's Leeds office. Alan Garratt will also strengthen the region's private client tax team as well as leading the inheritance tax specialism on a national basis.
HMRC workers strike all week in dispute over axed tax advice centres 04/06/2013 Staff from the Department for Work and Pensions will join tax workers from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) in a series of regional walkouts from Monday to Friday this week. The strikes – which began in the North East, Yorkshire and Humber today - form part of the union's three-month civil service-wide campaign over cuts to pay and pensions, that has seen 250,000 public sector workers strike at some point since Budget day on 20 March.
First Names Group appoints new CEO 03/06/2013 First Names Group has appointed Morgan Jubb as its new chief executive. Mr Jubb will replace the Declan Kenny who will move in to the role of Group executive chairman.