It is probably common knowledge by now that, come April 2016, the regulations that implement the Scottish rate of income tax (SRIT) will come into force, says Diana Bruce of the CIPP.
The Commission on Local Tax Reform, set up by the Scottish government this year tasked with examining alternatives to council tax, is on schedule to produce its report in Autumn.
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Around 82% of ICAS members in business expressed a preference for Britain to stay in the European Union in a recent survey.
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) has called for
The Smith Commission has recommended that Holyrood should take almost complete control over income tax.
Corporation tax is “remarkably volatile” and open to “manipulation”, and devolution may require a system of formulary apportionment of profits, a devolution expert has told MPs.
Further devolution of income taxes to Scotland should be implemented on a step by step basis to avoid problems in implementation and the risk of unintended consequences, the Institute of Charte
David Cameron has called for a “real debate” about tax-raising powers for Wales after he was challenged during Prime Minister’s Questions to ensure that Wales receives the same level of funding
Further devolution of taxes to Scotland will create more complexity and anti-avoidance legislation will be needed to deal with cross-border issues, tax experts have told MPs.