General Features

Historic taxes
1 March 2018

Helen Thornley provides a history lesson on the taxation of sugar

Welsh taxes
1 March 2018

Bill Dodwell considers the future of Welsh tax policy

Scotland Conference
1 February 2018

Joanne Walker reports on the Scotland Branch Conference held in Stirling

Making Tax Digital
1 February 2018

Dale Simpson provides a practitioner’s view

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

Tax research

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

Bridge the Gap
1 December 2017

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

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

Party conferences
1 November 2017

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

CIOT Conference Report
1 November 2017

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