General Features

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Scotland Conference
1 February 2018

Joanne Walker reports on the Scotland Branch Conference held in Stirling

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Making Tax Digital
1 February 2018

Dale Simpson provides a practitioner’s view

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Issues Overview Group
1 February 2018

Jon Stride provides an look at the activities of the Issues Overview Group of the CIOT, and how it can help members in practice

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Tax research

Jane Frecknall-Hughes and Andy Lymer provide guidance on understanding the tax problems experienced by older people

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Bridge the Gap
1 December 2017

Julie Cameron reflects on the relevance of the Christmas story to the work of the tax charities

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Making Tax Digital
1 December 2017

There were almost audible sighs of relief when the Financial Secretary to the Treasury announced in July a deferral of the MTD timetable for income tax. However, the timetable for VAT did not change, and this has a greater impact than many think. Richard Wild provides an update

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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

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CIOT Conference Report
1 November 2017

Mike Truman reports on the CIOT Autumn Residential Conference at Warwick University, 2–10 September 2017

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Making Tax Digital
1 November 2017

Georgiana Head considers the skills needed for a future in tax

Paul Morton provides an update on the future plans of the Office of Tax Simplification
Office of Tax Simplification
1 October 2017

Paul Morton provides an update on the future plans of the Office of Tax Simplification