HMRC has published new guidance supporting the Serial Tax Avoidance Regime (STAR) legislation which explains what will happen if you use tax avoidance schemes that are defeated through the courts.
Whilst HMRC hasn’t published New Year resolutions (at least that we know of) it’s worth taking a look at its ‘single departmental plan’ which gives an overview of the department’s priorities for the coming year.
A tax avoidance film scheme promoted by Goldcrest Pictures Ltd worth nearly £44 million has been defeated in the courts by HMRC.
HMRC have published a new factsheet CC/FS17a explaining penalties for enablers of offshore tax evasion or non-compliance. Here we take a look at what is included.
HMRC has published guidance on recognising disguised remuneration tax avoidance schemes and which explains how individuals can settle their tax affairs, ahead of the introduction of the new loan charge. Here we take a look at the changes and what it could mean for people who have used trust based planning arrangements.
We know that HMRC intend to issue Follower Notices along with Accelerated Payment Notices (APNS) to people who have used certain tax planning arrangements.
HMRC has now set out its view on the unanimous decision by the Supreme Court on the disguised remuneration tax avoidance schemes used by Rangers Football Club which has implications for other taxpayers.
HMRC has published guidance on the corporate offences for failure to prevent criminal facilitation of tax evasion. It makes relevant bodies criminally liable if they fail to prevent those who act for, or on their behalf, from criminally facilitating tax evasion
HMRC has won its battle with Rangers over the club’s use of Employee Benefit Trusts with a verdict that could have a profound effect on similar tax avoidance schemes.
HMRC are continually refining the terms under which they calculate settlements on tax planning arrangements. Here we take a look at the latest situation based on our experience in reaching settlements for clients.