BBC and its employees face tax bill
The National Audit Office (NAO) has determined that the BBC has taken steps to help individuals hired on a freelance basis, ...
BDO reacts to "unnecessary and alarming" extension to offshore time limits
The UK House of Lords has raised its concerns about the Government's decision to extend time limits to assess tax in ...
HMRC sees 62 percent rise in disputed tax collected through mediation, city law firm says
HMRC saw a 62 percent rise in disputed tax collected through the use of mediation last year to £40.8 million, up ...
Five ways HMRC can help boost your finances
From helping people buy their first home to Government-funded top-ups for savers, HMRC is supporting Talk Money Week and "reminding taxpayers ...
UBS faces EUR 3.7 billion French tax evasion fine
French prosecutors have demanded that UBS pays a EUR 3.7 billion fine for "knowingly" helping French customers commit tax fraud
The IRS approves five further international tax compliance campaigns
The IRS Large Business and International Division (LB&I) approved five further compliance campaigns related to international tax matters on 30 October ...
HMRC launches consultation into taxation of trusts
HMRC has launched a consultation setting out the principles for taxing trusts and are seeking views and evidence on reform in ...
HMRC blames lack of parliamentary time for not correcting protected settlements legislation
As the reader may be aware, in April 2017 there were significant changes to the way in which UK resident but ...
Private client industry slams proposed "death tax"
The UK Government announced an increase in the probate fee structure earlier this week, meaning that from April 2019, fees payable ...
London-based brothers jailed for £3.6 million in tax evasion by distributing smuggled alcohol
Two London-based brothers, who evaded £3.6 million in tax by distributing alcohol smuggled into the UK, have been jailed for a ...