Royal Bank of Scotland was involved in a £200 million tax avoidance scheme that abused tax breaks for research into...
(3 months and 11 days ago)
An aggressive £400 million tax avoidance scheme created by the men behind a massive charity tax scam has been shut...
(2 months and 26 days ago)
Barney Jones, who worked for Google from 2002 until 2006, said the company has 'pulled the wool over the eyes of HMRC and the British population'.
(4 days ago)
There's a certain way of looking at Apple's bond issue which would lead you to the conclusion that yes, this is perhaps the largest tax avoidance scheme of all time. For the whole point of it...
(22 days ago)
Treasury cracks down on tax avoidance by forcing companies bidding for major contracts to come clean over breachesCompanies found guilty of aggressive tax avoidance will be banned from bidding for major government contracts, under new rules published by the Treasury.Firms and individuals bidding for contracts will be required to declare whether their tax returns have been...
(3 months and 8 days ago)
The Government’s ‘Gaar tsar’ - the man who has devised wide-ranging new rules against tax avoidance - is to act for the wealthy users of a notorious film scheme in a bid to claim £117 million in tax reliefs.
(3 months and 5 days ago)
• Rich running rings round HMRC, says Margaret Hodge • Call to name and shame promoters of avoidance schemesThe exchequer loses at least £5bn a year because the taxman is failing to crack down on "morally wrong" tax avoidance schemes similar to the one used by comedian Jimmy Carr, the chair of the Commons public accounts committee warns today.Margaret Hodge, the former...
(3 months and 4 days ago)
The narrative over tax avoidance in the UK is gaining enough traction that Google's Chairman, Eric Schmidt, popped up in The Observer yesterday to explain the company's actions. In it Schmidt makes a couple of points that support a long running contention of mine: there is no such thing as tax avoidance. That's an extreme view in the current intellectual climate, certainly,...
(3 days ago)
The energy firm says it has not paid corporation tax as it has invested billions to "keep the UK's lights on".
(1 month and 6 days ago)
Britain’s largest property company tried to shelter £200 million through a tax-avoidance scheme run by Morgan Stanley through the Cayman...
(1 month and 27 days ago)
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