George Crozier

George Crozier

George has been the CIOT’s External Relations Manager since September 2009. In this role he manages the CIOT’s political and media relations. Previously he worked as a speechwriter and ran the communications section of a major political party. He blogs at www.tax.org.uk/media_centre/blog

Technical
1 January 2018

Finance Bill 2017-18 was published on 1 December. At time of writing it was scheduled to get its second reading in the House of Commons on 11 December and for two days of debate in Committee of the Whole House on 18 and 19 December. The remaining clauses are expected to be debated in Public Bill Committee in the New Year, with the Bill passing its remaining stages and gaining Royal Assent before the end of March.

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Party conferences
1 November 2017

George Crozier looks at what this year’s conference season tells us about the parties’ tax and economic plans

Technical
1 August 2017

The government set out their programme for the new parliamentary session on 21 June. Unusually, the new session is scheduled to last two years rather than the usual one and is likely to be dominated by Brexit legislation. Among the 27 Bills and draft Bills the following will be of particular interest to tax professionals.

Technical
1 May 2017

Every year CIOT, ATT and LITRG produce dozens of briefings for MPs considering the Finance Bill.

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Party conferences
1 November 2016

George Crozier looks at what this year’s conference season tells us about the parties’ tax and economic plans

Technical
1 September 2016

We report on the CIOT, ATT and LITRG’s coverage during the Finance Bill debates, and highlight where we have achieved some successes – and where we have not.

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Party Conferences
4 December 2015

George Crozier provides a political update after the party conference season