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Weekly tax brief | 7 August 2019
George Bull

07 August 2019

This week's articles are 'NHS pensions tax row: government was warned as long ago as 2012', 'The cost of dying is increasing', 'Work experience and internships: to pay or not to pay?' and 'What do new inheritance tax recommendations mean for rural businesses? '.

Weekly tax brief | 31 July 2019
George Bull

31 July 2019

This week's articles are ''We tax our companies, they don’t tax our companies', 'What do HMRC’s annual accounts tell us about the UK today? ', 'It's all Welsh to me' and 'Scottish farmer wins VAT appeal in the Supreme Court'.

Weekly tax brief | 23 July 2019
George Bull

23 July 2019

This week's articles are 'Carbon offsetting consultation overlooks existing taxes and devolution', 'Will Boris suffer a bedroom tax?', 'HMRC attempts to tackle VAT on credit notes (again)', and 'The NHS launch High Court action for huge £2.35bn tax rebate'.

Weekly tax brief | 17 July 2019
George Bull

17 July 2019

This week's articles are 'Is the weaponisation of taxes here to stay?', 'New tax treatment of expenses for unpaid officeholders from April 2020 ', 'Changes to electric car taxation are just tinkering under the bonnet', 'Charities brace for additional VAT costs', and 'It’s wrong to leave the NHS to fix the pensions tax problem'.

Weekly tax brief | 10 July 2019
George Bull

10 July 2019

This week's articles are 'Hot tax topics, Westminster-style', 'Employment Allowance: stealthy removal or Brexit planning?', 'Simplification of inheritance tax? Yes please!' and 'Compensation or consideration? VAT when contracts are terminated'.

Weekly tax brief | 2 July 2019
George Bull

02 July 2019

In RSM’s Weekly Tax Brief, we provide our round-up of the most important tax news. And what could be more important than the climate change emergency?

Weekly tax brief | 26 June 2019
George Bull

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'.

HMRC needs more resources to stem flow of tax lost through illegal activities
George Bull

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.

Weekly tax brief | 19 June 2019
George Bull

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'.

Weekly tax brief | 12 June 2019
George Bull

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'.