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The government has delayed a consultation on options to integrate the operation of income tax and National Insurance Contributions (NICs).


As well as planned changes for VAT on pasties and static caravans, the government appears


Some of the people closest to the IR35 improvement project have been trying to soothe angry reactions to the publication of HMRC’s pilot business entity tests.


The Confederation of British Industry has hit back at claims that big companies are dodging their “fair share” of tax.

ICAS technical policy director James Barbour breaks ranks with the OTS and government over proposed small company accounting reforms.

“Without us, it would be worse,” Office of Tax Simplification policy director John Whiting told AccountingWEB in his 2012 Budget assessment.


The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has now produced its interim review of pensioners’ taxation.


The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has recommended merging approved shares schemes to simplify what is on offer to employees

On 28 February the OTS published its final reports on small business issues, which are broken down into three documents, dealing with the following issues, explains Simon Sweetman:


The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has said that the smallest businesses should be allowed to use receip