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Alcohol industry pledges to reduce alcohol duty fraud

UK government officials, trade bodies and alcohol industry figures who are members of the Joint Alcohol Anti-Fraud Taskforce have agreed to work more closely together to fight alcohol duty fraud, according to the taskforce's first annual report .   30 Jul 2015

UK government considers shifting contractor tax compliance burden to end user

Shifting the responsibility for ensuring that an independent contractor complies with their tax liabilities from the individual to the service user would be a "fundamental change" to existing practice, with "major repercussions" for those that outsource services,... 27 Jul 2015

'Simplified' UK tax regime for termination payments could push up compliance costs, says expert

Removing the distinction between contractual and non-contractual termination payments, so that the majority of payments made to employees in lieu of notice (PILONs) are all taxed in the same way, would remove most of the "complexity and misunderstanding" in... 27 Jul 2015

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