Will entrepreneurs’ relief be abolished?
Described as the worst tax relief in the UK, entrepreneurs’ relief is an anachronism in a country which prides itself on ensuring that every tax relief is underpinned by a robust policy objective. Will it survive the Chancellor’s Budget on 11 March 2020?
What does equal pay mean for the tax system?
With a significant rise in employment claims relating to worker status and worker pay, what is the tax treatment for these settlements? For most successful claimants, a tax bill will follow the award.
Are HMRC getting serious about closing the tax gap?
Individuals and small businesses account for two-thirds of all the unpaid tax in the UK. With the tax gap rising to £35 billion, will prosecution or Making Tax Digital make a real difference in closing the shortfall?