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New Fines For Tax Avoidance Promoters

David Gauke on BBC

This new crackdown has been proposed by financial secretary David Gauke (above) and is aimed at making potential customers know the risks they face by joining tax schemes. In recent years many high-profile celebrities have claimed that they were either duped by – or not aware that dealing with – tax planning schemes like Liberty could…

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Tax News Roundup: February 2015

HMRC logo on tax return

After the publication of our regular Square Circular, which gives an overview of the tax landscape and some helpful tax advice, we thought we’d update you on some recent tax cases and tax news from February. From footballers feeling the squeeze of Accelerated Payment Notices to a bit of leniency from HMRC regarding PAYE fines,…

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KMPG “Doomed To Fail”, according to Accountancy Age

KPMG: A Scary Bunch

If you don’t take an interest in the accountancy world, you might not have heard KPMG’s recent announcement that they’re attempting to corner the SME market. Disruptive Move It’s been labelled a disruptive move by industry commentators; the Big Four firm claimed, in what some have interpreted as supreme hubris, that they will offer the…

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Square Circular – Issue 48

tax

Hopefully, this Square Circular will, on the contrary, alleviate any depression.  Whilst tax news is not usually good news we do mention one or two opportunities which you could exploit to cheer yourself up. If you want more details about any of the matters we’ve mentioned in this issue, or indeed, about any of the…

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