In December 2012 the government introdduced new targeted anti-avoidance rules (TAARs) in its latest b
Over the last year the issue of tax avoidance erupted into a media frenzy and helped move along the development of a general anti-abuse rule (GAAR).
Tax often has the misfortune of being labelled a boring subject by the general public, but it has been one of this year’s hot topics, making headlines and capturing the nation’s attention.
I’m just off to India, where I do not expect to conduct an in-depth study of the Indian tax system, explains Simon Sweetman.
The National Audit Office (NAO) has highlighted HMRC’s inability to properly monitor tax avoidance, which is costing the country billions of pounds.
The government said it will appoint an interim advisory group to help it write a new General Anti-Abuse Rule (
HMRC has published new guidance on Disclosure of Tax Avoidance Schemes (DOTAS).