The chief executive and former tax consultant director at Montpelier Chartered Accountants have been cleared of cheating the public revenue through a £1m gift aid tax relief scheme.
It used to be one of the UK’s growth industries but now the tax avoidance industry may be in its twilight years because of new laws and greater powers for HM
HMRC has published draft legislation proposing tougher
An HMRC consultation around measures to rein in “high risk” promoters of tax avoidance scheme would also require users of tax avoidance schemes “to amend their tax returns accordingly” if the arrag
Last week The Times reported that the accountancy profession had been “thrown into turmoil” after a High Court judge appeared to rule that practitioners had a duty to advise wealthy clients to
The media suggests that a recent professional negligence case imposes an obligation on accountants to advise on tax schemes.
When a client has got wind of a tax scheme that they have been told is perfectly legal, has the blessing of tax counsel and that the promoters have never lost a case in court, what do you say to ad
Should promoters of tax schemes refund investors if their schemes don’t work?