Autumn statement

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


Accountancy firms and part-time workers employed through agencies face greater scrutiny from HMRC after the government revealed its draft


Stamp duty land tax (SDLT) received a mention in the Chancellor’s autumn statement last week; Finance Bill 2014 draft clauses published earlier today added more me

The government has announced two important changes to capital gains tax (CGT) in the Autumn Statement 2013:

1. Private Residence Relief (PRR)

The headlines and Parliamentary lobbies have been buzzing with rumours and position statements as interested parties push their agendas at Chancellor George Osborn


The Autumn Statement (formerly known as the Pre-Budget Report) for 2013 will be provided by George Osborne on Thursday 5 December 2013.

The Autumn Statement 2013 will be delivered on 4 December, the Chancellor announced via Twitte


These tables reflect announcements made in December 2012.


Tax publisher and capital allowances expert Ray Chidell has warned that while the tenfold increase in the annual investment allowance (AIA) is welcome, the increase to £250,000 from 1 January is un