HMRC Decides Against Going for Retrospective Investigations

HMRC Decides Against Going for Retrospective Investigations

As October 2018 came to its end, the Chancellor was waiting to make an important announcement. He explained the battle of S&S Umbrella dealing with the rules of the public sector which were extended to the private sector—an issue that heavily matters to S&S...
HMRC Reveals $1BN Claim Against General Electric

HMRC Reveals $1BN Claim Against General Electric

Britain’s authorities have declared war on one of America’s biggest corporations in an attempt to seize $1billion they allege should have been paid in tax. General Electric, which operates in 180 countries and employs 295,000 staff, is being sued for the...
Off-Payroll IR35 Reforms to Private Sector in April 2020

Off-Payroll IR35 Reforms to Private Sector in April 2020

Hundreds of thousands of private-sector contractors face higher tax and National Insurance (NI) bills from April 2020. The chancellor announced that tighter tax rules for those working in the public sector will be extended to those working for private firms. The...
HMRC Wins 79 Million Pounds Tax Avoidance Case

HMRC Wins 79 Million Pounds Tax Avoidance Case

The HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) have recently won a major tax avoidance case against two US companies: Cargill and Goldman Sachs. The UK Court of Appeal have ordered the companies to pay back £74 million to the tax agency for taking part in a tax avoidance scheme....