Autumn statement

An increasing focus on HMRC powers of enforcement “without third party supervision” is undermining the ability of taxpayers with a genuine dispute to stand up to the tax authority, according to


Draft Finance Bill clauses will be published on 10 December together with responses to policy consultation, explanatory notes, tax information and impact notes and other documents, David Gauke

Professional services firms have a role to play in helping companies think about what is “acceptable and appropriate” in managing their tax affairs, PwC’s global chairman has said.


More taxes will be needed to contribute to deficit reduction and address “unacceptable inequalities”, business secretary Vince Cable has told the Liberal Democrats conference in Glasgow.


The UK and Ireland boss at one of the big four accountancy firms has sent a defiant message to George Osborne, declaring that the firm will not change its advice to US technology groups accused


About 320,000 people who retire with defined contribution pension savings each year will no longer have to worry about their pension savings being taxed at 55% on death,


Britain will “lead the world” in implementing this autumn's reforms designed to modernise the international tax system, George Osborne told the Conservative party conference yesterday.

Senior Conservatives are set to reject a Liberal Democrat proposal to bring forward the next Budget to mid-February, BBC News has reported.


George Osborne will deliver his autumn statement on Wednesday, 3 December 2014.

The chancellor made the announcement during Treasury questions in the House of Commons today.


Government estimates for how much money measures against tax avoidance will raise may be unreliable, the Treasury committee has suggested, after the UK's tax evasion agreement with Switzerland