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Select Committee pressure on HMRC could force costly high-risk prosecutions, said expert

Pressure on the UK's HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) from the Treasury Select Committee and the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) could force the agency into recommending expensive and high-risk prosecutions warns Fiona Fernie , a tax expert at Pinsent Masons,... 26 Feb 2015

UK Treasury official plans new criminal offence for tax evasion 'facilitators'

Advisers who "facilitate or encourage" tax evasion by companies or individuals should be prosecuted, a senior UK Treasury official has said. 24 Feb 2015

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Foreign government requests for tax information up 45% in a year, says HMRC

Cooperation between HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and foreign tax authorities will only increase as more countries sign up to automatic tax information exchange agreements according to Pinsent Masons, the law firm behind Out-Law.com. 18 Feb 2015

Investors win right to challenge HMRC accelerated payment notices

UK film scheme investors issued with 'accelerated payment notices' (APNs) demanding payments of disputed tax upfront will be able to challenge the policy in the courts, according to Jason Collins , a tax disputes expert at Pinsent Masons, the law firm behind... 10 Feb 2015

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High and Ultra high net worth individuals, non UK domiciled indviduals, shareholders and their trustees and family foundations all need to be able to manage their tax affairs to best effect for their businesses, their families and themselves.

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