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News and Articles

Court of Appeal interprets HMRC’s "draconian" powers narrowly

7th May 2019

On 1 May 2019 the Court of Appeal gave judgment on HMRC's power to issue follower notice. (Haworth v HMRC)

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Supreme Court decides against Rangers Football Club tax avoidance scheme

5th July 2017

On 5th July 2017 the UK Supreme Court decided that a remuneration trust involving Rangers Football Club did not achieve its intended tax avoidance purpose.

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Customs Bill announced in the Queen’s Speech

21st June 2017

At the opening of Parliament on 21 June 2017 the Queen announced a Customs Bill, which is also intended to include provisions relating to VAT and excise duties.

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We have had our Lexcel accreditation renewed

21st December 2016

Following an annual visit by an external assessor, we have been re-awarded full Lexcel accreditation.

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Brexit and VAT: a little clarity

2nd November 2016

The impact of Brexit on VAT

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New fees for appeals to a tax tribunal

9th August 2015

It is proposed to introduce new fees for tax appeals

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New powers for HMRC to curtail disputes and to collect tax sooner

20th August 2014

Aimed particularly at tax avoidance schemes

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Appeal against VAT default surcharge

9th August 2013

We represented an East Anglian electrical company in its successful appeal against a VAT default surcharge

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