The European Commission has signalled it is ready to step up efforts to tackle tax avoidance.
Following the recent controversy over Google’s £130m tax back-payment to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), the TaxPayers’ Alliance (TPA) has called for a “radical simplification” of Britain’s tax laws.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has joined those calling for a “sugar tax” on soft drinks in a major report on childhood obesity.
Visa Europe have labelled the UK a ‘cash-second’ economy, as the number of contactless card payments rose by a staggering 250% year-on-year in 2015.
Small businesses will soon be granted the facility to file their tax returns over the telephone, following recent changes to the Government’s initiative to turn tax returns digital by 2020.
A new study by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has revealed that confidence among smaller firms varies greatly in different areas of the UK.
Unemployment across the UK has fallen to its lowest level for more than a decade, new statistics have shown.
UK inflation registered its second consecutive month of growth in December, after remaining close to or below zero for much of last year.
There are just a few weeks left for people to have their say on controversial proposals to reform stamp duty.
The Charity Commission has urged good causes to review their financial controls so they don’t fall prey to mandate fraud.