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No separate rules for digital businesses as part of OECD's approach to taxation of multinationals

The first formal proposals aimed at creating a single set of international tax rules and preventing multinational companies from artificially shifting profits to low-tax jurisdictions have been published by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development... 16 Sep 2014

General Motors' "windfall" VAT repayments on resold hire-purchase cars were legitimate, CJEU rules

A finance company was entitled to claim VAT repayments on repossessed hire-purchase cars that were later resold VAT free, the EU's highest court has ruled. Such a "windfall" was not contrary to the EU directive as HMRC had claimed. 05 Sep 2014

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Support grows for petition against proposals to recover tax debts direct from bank accounts

An e-petition against the implementation of controversial proposals to allow the UK's HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) to recover tax debts direct from bank accounts has now been signed by almost 2,500 people.  05 Sep 2014

Bidders for public sector contracts "very mindful" of need for tax compliance, UK government says

Companies bidding on public sector contracts are "very mindful" of the need to be tax compliant as a prerequisite for appointment one year after new rules on tax and procurement came into force, the government has said. 28 Aug 2014

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Expertise in Tax Disputes

Effective handling of relations with HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) presents challenges. Managing tax disputes requires a clear understanding of both the dispute process and the tax technical issues. It is for this reason that we believe that specialist skills in both are required to provide best advice in this area.

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