30 August 2018
A report this week from one of the UK's largest property consultancies suggests creating a two-tier VAT system for online and physical retailers in order to halt the decline of the UK high street. But just how feasible would this be?
15 August 2018
News that Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond is considering an ‘Amazon tax’ for online retailers is further evidence of the pressure on UK Treasury tax receipts caused by low corporation tax rates and the huge swing towards Internet shopping. Will the new tax hit its target? And will it help traditional retailers?
20 July 2018
HMRC has launched another way for the technically minded to access information – by asking Alexa. But is this a helpful addition to HMRC’s information toolkit, or just a gimmick which could end up alienating some of the people who need help the most?
Robert was previously a Head of Tax working in the motor retail sector and regional head of tax for a FTSE 100 business media group.
11 June 2018
Monitoring the impact of tax policy has been limited, but HMRC has recently released statistics demonstrating the impact of EIS and SEIS tax reliefs and the take-up across the UK, which highlights some interesting trends.
Joanne is a tax partner in the Employer Solutions group which specialises in employment tax and expatriate tax, and advises companies on UK domestic employment tax such as HMRC enquires, benefits and expenses and payroll.
Associate Director, Transfer Pricing
Sarah is an associate director with over nine years of transfer pricing experience, following several years in mainstream corporate tax.
Andy is a VAT Director with over 27 years’ experience of working in VAT.
22 November 2017
The Treasury seeks to tax based on revenues, rather than profit, for companies that operate in the digital economy.
Ross Stupart is a Partner and Corporate Tax adviser to UK and global privately owned businesses operating in a range of sectors including Construction, Retail, Manufacturing (including Food & Drink), Hospitality & Leisure and Technology.