Tax voice November 2020

The latest edition of tax voice outlines a range of tax related issues including Brexit and the taxation of the digital economy.

Taxation of the digital economy – continuing progress

20 November 2020

Following the OECD reports for the pillar one and pillar two blueprints on the taxation of the digital economy, we discuss the pressure for the OECD to achieve a consensus in the current global climate.

Airbnb to provide landlord details to HMRC

20 November 2020

Airbnb has recently announced in that it is providing data for the 2017/18 and 2018/19 tax years to HMRC, identifying people letting out property and their rental income receipts. This is likely to bring a number of renters to HMRC’s attention for the first time, which could create problems if their tax affairs are not up to date.

Not a holiday home?

20 November 2020

With only around two months to go until the end of the EU withdrawal transition period, pressure is mounting on both sides to reach a deal on how the relationship between the UK and the EU will operate from 1 January 2021, but a no deal scenario remains a real possibility .

Brexit, VAT and the Northern Ireland protocol

20 November 2020

We summarise HMRC's recent guidance on the VAT treatment of the Northern Ireland protocol.