21 September 2021
In one form or another, taxes and levies make up around 20 per cent of a typical household’s gas and electricity bill. The way these charges work is at odds with government policy on climate change.
18 May 2021
Tax is an important instrument for pursuing the government’s goal of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. In its recent report, a government watchdog takes both HM Treasury and HMRC to task for silo thinking, a lack of leadership and coordination, insufficient urgency and lack of a clear vision as to the role the tax system should play. We delve into the details.
Keith is an experienced partners, based in our London office. He was at a big four firm for 39 years, and a hands-on corporate tax partner for 27 years, focused on their FTSE 100/250 and other large corporate clients.
09 October 2020
Sheena McGuinness, partner at RSM, comments on the latest announcements from the government on clean energy and carbon tax.
Lindsey is a partner at RSM.
06 August 2020
If you want to know more about how climate change might impact your businesses, or what more needs to change within our tax system to reach ambitious targets, then this is the episode for you.
08 April 2020
If the Government decides to help airlines after coronavirus, there is a golden opportunity to impose tough new conditions to help meet the UK’s net-zero carbon commitment.
11 March 2020
In the Budget 2020, the Chancellor announced a number of measures to invest in green technologies and renewable energy.
02 March 2020
Sheena McGuinness, head of renewables and cleantech at audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has won the Smart Energy Finance 2020 award at this year’s inaugural Women Powering Smart Energy awards event.
25 February 2020
As green taxes are likely to play a greater role in the UK’s taxation system in the future, we try to shed some light on the much-misunderstood Climate Change Levy.