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Stories that are tagged 'United Kingdom'

Scottish Parliament Approves Air Departure Tax

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Friday, June 23, 2017

Scottish Parliament has approved plans to replace the UK's Air Passenger Duty with a devolved Air Departure Tax. Read Full Story


Future UK Tax Policy Uncertain, As May Focuses On Brexit

by Amanda Banks,, London

Thursday, June 22, 2017

In a statement following the Queen's Speech, UK Prime Minister Theresa May discussed her Government's agenda in relation to Brexit and fleetingly discussed tax policy. Read Full Story


Ireland Sets Out Stall For Brexit Talks

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Ireland's Foreign Affairs Minister, Simon Coveney, has met with the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, to discuss the official start of the UK's withdrawal talks. Read Full Story


UK Confirms It Will Leave EU Single Market Upon Brexit

by Amanda Banks,, London

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

UK Brexit Secretary David Davis has confirmed that the country would lose access to the single market and customs union upon leaving the European Union. Read Full Story


Irish Business Sets Out Brexit Wish List

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, June 19, 2017

Irish business group Ibec has called for a broad, comprehensive, and ambitious free trade agreement between the UK and the EU. Read Full Story


UK Tax Burden To Rise, Chancellor Confirms

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, June 19, 2017

UK Chancellor Philip Hammond has signalled that the next Government is likely to increase taxes, saying that the "objective remains to bring the public finances back to balance by the middle of the next decade." Read Full Story


UK Begins Brexit Negotiations In Brussels

by Amanda Banks,, London

Monday, June 19, 2017

The UK has begun discussions with the European Union on Brexit, despite uncertainty as to who will form the government that will negotiate the exit deal. Read Full Story


ECJ Rules On Definition Of Sport For VAT Purposes

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, June 16, 2017

The European Court of Justice has delivered a landmark ruling in the area of value-added tax. It has said games like the card game "bridge" is a sport for value-added tax purposes, even though players need not be physically active to participate. Read Full Story


Concern After Uptick In UK Tax Credit Errors

by Amanda Banks,, London

Friday, June 16, 2017

HM Revenue and Customs, the UK tax agency, has reported that tax credit errors in claims from taxpayers have risen by more than a third in the space of a year. Read Full Story


Ibec Urges New Irish Gov't To Be Brexit, BEPS Ready

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Irish business group Ibec has called on the new Government to ensure Ireland is prepared for global tax changes centered on economic substance and the UK's exit from the European Union. Read Full Story




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