tax avoidance

Here’s new twist to the continuing series of celebrity tax avoider revelations.

In a heated week for celebrity users of tax avoidance schemes, promoters have been alerting clients that they are likely to get accelerated payment notices when the Finance Act comes into force

MPs approved the clauses that will force investors in disputed schemes to pay tax up front, but there will be a legal right of appeal.


The UK's judicial system is planning to recruit dozens of new judges for tax tribunals to cope with a "wave of litigation" that is expected in response to the government's latest crackdown on tax a

Accountants who promote aggressive tax avoidance schemes should face criminal prosecution, according to a Conservative MP.


Icebreaker Management, the company behind recently defeated avoidance scheme Icebreaker, has threatened Deloitte with legal action. 


The High Court has dismissed an attempt to challenge retrospective legislation in the 2013 Finance Bill targeting stamp duty land tax (SDLT) avoidance. 


Delivering the coalition’s last Queen's Speech before the 2015


HMRC has claimed it increased its tax take by 15%, up £3.2bn on last year, bringing in a record £23.9bn from “increased activity” on unpaid tax.