It has always seemed that the exemption from CGT for the main residence was one of those things so ineluctably British that nobody could ever meddle with it, even
HMRC has commissioned a report into Business Record Checks (BRCs) and attitudes towards record keeping. That seems to make sense.
The High Income Tax Benefit Charge (HITBC) has led to problems, with many people who
One recent response to a piece on AccountingWEB said The Office of Tax Simplification has a very poor record in relation to everything it touches and quite simply
Oliver Letwin the other day returned to the theme of a flat tax.
At quarter final stage one might presume to pick a winner.
Tax collection has always been a contentious and difficult matter.
In November last year the Chancellor asked the OTS to report on the competitiveness of the UK tax system, explains Simon Sweetman.
So the House of Lords select committee has reported on personal service companies.
The word is out again, with calls for the tax system to be altered so that taxpayers can understand it: A simple (not to say simple-minded) request.