One in three could be paying wrong tax

One in three could be paying wrong tax

One in three taxpayers could be paying the wrong amount of tax, new research   has found. A series of blunders by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has meant that one in   three taxpayers may not be paying the right amount of tax, according to   research by UHY Hacker...

Passing on your business? Keep tax bills down

Want to pass your business down to the next generation? Plan ahead to cut your   tax liability. If you thought inheritance tax planning was difficult enough when only a   family home was involved, think again. When families own businesses, the   complexities are far...

UK inflation falls to 2.2% in October

The UK’s inflation rate, as measured by the consumer prices index (CPI), fell to 2.2% in October from 2.7% the month before. The surprise fall saw CPI inflation drop to its lowest rate for more than a year, and eases pressure on the Bank of England to raise...
£31m unpaid Sheffield council tax ‘scandal’

£31m unpaid Sheffield council tax ‘scandal’

Unpaid council tax has soared to almost £31 million – after rising by 16 per cent in the past year, new figures reveal. Arrears in Sheffield have hit £30.9 million – some dating back to 1999 – up from £26.5 million a year ago. Sheffield Council’s ruling Labour group...