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ICAEW members still concerned about HMRC service standards

There has been little change to the quality of HMRC service standards over the past year, according to the latest research by ICAEW. Half of...

Treasury Committee has valid concerns on MTD, says ACCA

The House of Commons Treasury Select Committee has today published a report on Making Tax Digital (MTD), identifying a number of “serious shortcomings” with...

Government must minimise burdens to business when implementing MTD, says ICAEW

Commenting on the Treasury Select Committee’s report and recommendations on ‘Making Tax Digital’ (MTD),  Frank Haskew, Head of  ICAEW Tax Faculty, said:  The Treasury Select...

ICAEW: EC needs to bring clarity to tax avoidance proposals

Responding to the draft package of Anti-Tax Avoidance measures from the European Commission, Ian Young, ICAEW Technical Manager, International Tax, said: We need a global tax...

Business leaders discuss the impact of VAT on businesses in the United Arab Emirates

The long anticipated announcement came from the UAE Ministry of Finance about its plans to establish a corporate tax and VAT regime as part...

Sage launches simple tax return package for small accounting practices

Sage, supplier of integrated accounting, payroll and payment systems, announced the launch of Corporation Tax Online, providing accounting professionals and practices with a simple...

Don’t be surprised to cough up more tax on company cars

The manipulation of diesel emissions tests by Volkswagen could potentially impact UK cars and have a knock-on effect on the taxation of company car...

ACCA: ‘Political Budget from Political Chancellor’

According to ACCA, this was a political Budget focused on a range of populist measures, as was to be expected this close to the...

ICAEW detailed response to 2014 Autumn Statement

Stamp duty changes  Frank Haskew, ICAEW Head of Tax Faculty, said: The abolishment of the slab system towards a progressive, income-tax style system is long overdue...

ACCA Comments on Autumn Statement

Chas Roy Chowdhury, ACCA's head of taxation: This is an 'investing' Autumn Statement, with no tax cuts, and with money pouring into the NHS, roads,...

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ICAEW: Political stability vital for strong financial leadership

Commenting on the Public Sector Finances for May 2017, published today by the ONS, Ross Campbell, ICAEW Public Sector Director, said: In the wake of...

Number One Employer for Social Mobility is…

Grant Thornton UK LLP has been recognised for its significant action to improve social mobility in the workplace.   In what is believed to be...

AICPA Praises House for Passing Mobile Workforce Bill

The AICPA applauded the U.S. House of Representatives today for passing the Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2017, H.R. 1393.  The bill would simplify state...