26 June 2019
This week's articles are 'Flaws in Labour and Conservative tax proposals betray muddled thinking', 'Why are the calls for a wealth tax growing in the US?', 'Everything you wanted to know about GATT 24 but were afraid to ask', 'Tax policies of our next PM and the impact on Scotland', and 'Unintended consequences: off-payroll and pension provision'.
20 June 2019
The UK tax gap – the difference between the tax that should be paid and the tax that has been paid – rose for the second consecutive year in 2017-18 and is now estimated to be £35bn. This is equivalent to 5.6 per cent of total theoretical tax liabilities.
19 June 2019
This week's articles are 'Land for the many and higher taxes too', 'HMRC increases energy in tackling VAT fraud', and 'New inheritance tax toolkit not equipped for the job'.
12 June 2019
This week's articles are 'Grand designs on your tax bill', 'Employment status clarity needed before IR35 reforms hit the private sector', 'Can we reach a global digital tax consensus?', and 'Reverse charge changes due to hit construction industry'.
04 June 2019
This week's articles are 'Where do the Conservative leadership hopefuls stand on tax?', and 'How do you fill a £1bn hole in Scotland's finances? '.
31 May 2019
The week's articles are 'Just how progressive is the UK tax system?', and 'New approach to crack down on VAT fraud'.
22 May 2019
This week's articles are 'Who makes gifts & does IHT really matter?', 'Mystery benefactor sought to pay off student loans (but don't forget the tax!)', 'Could tax reform save the high street?', and 'When does the supply of fuel equate to a financial service?'.
14 May 2019
This week's articles are 'Will a carbon-added tax help save the world?' and 'Fewer landlords, but do we have fewer rented properties?'
09 May 2019
This week's articles are 'What does the climate emergency mean for our taxes?', 'Making tax digital pilot extended to landlords', 'Wealthy want to pay right amount of tax, HMRC survey finds', and 'HMRC bank accounts get fat as employees get fit'.
13 March 2019
George Bull, senior tax partner, responds to today’s Spring Statement.