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The epic tribunal case between Atlantic Electronics and HMRC over withheld VAT repayments took another twist in December, when an upper tribunal judge split his decision between the two parties

Former Stringfellows lap dancer Nadine Quashie lost her claim for unfair dismissal after the Court of Appeal found in the nightclub’s favour in December.


Alex Miller looks back at a traumatic year in the world of football and wonders what British clubs will learn from the financial dramas.


A first-tier tribunal ruled that HMRC acted unreasonably by waiting eight months to inform a company it was not going to contest a case about tax relief on sponsorship payment.


A tax avoidance scheme used by a regional newspaper publisher has been quashed by a tax tribunal.

Iliffe Media claimed to license newspaper mastheads to avoid tax.


Hearts FC has escaped the threat of immediate closure by paying the final instalment of a tax bill that prompted HMRC to seek a winding-up petition last month.

HMRC confirmed this week it will seek to appeal against the tribunal decision


Three recent first-tier tribunal cases regarding the deductibility of business expenses have lessons to offer accountants, according to


An upper tier tax tribunal has overturned a lower tribunal decision in which the original judge criticised HMRC for using the PAYE penalty system as “cash generating scheme”.


A recent tax tribunal ruling may make sports sponsorship less financially attractive and harder to arrange, writes Nick Huber.