Owner Managed Business


At the Budget, the Government published a broad consultation on R&D tax reliefs.

MPs debated committee stage of Finance Bill 2021, with debate on family finances, corporation tax and freeports. All clauses were retained. Government amendments relating to freeports were passed but no opposition amendments or new clauses were passed.

MPs begin debating the Finance Bill in committee today. Committee of the Whole House will take place on Monday 19 and Tuesday 20 April, with public bill committee commencing on Thursday 22 April.

This page bring together briefing notes and representations from the CIOT, our Low Incomes Tax Reform Group and our sister body, the Association of Taxation Technicians, produced for committee stage of Finance Bill 2021, which begins on Monday 19 April. 

HMT published a call for evidence following the Budget announcement that the government “would review the Enterprise Management Incentives (EMI) scheme to ensure it provides support for high-growth companies to recruit and retain the best talent so they can scale up effectively, and examine whether more companies should be able to access the scheme.”

The House of Commons Treasury Committee has published its much-awaited report on Tax after Coronavirus, the most ambitious parliamentary report ever produced on tax reform.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) comments on the OTS Capital Gains Tax review - tranche two.

The House of Commons Treasury Committee held a hearing on Tuesday 20 October into employment taxes, as part of their Tax after Coronavirus inquiry. Witnesses were Bill Dodwell, Judith Freedman and representatives of the CBI and IPSE.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) respond to the Treasury Committee inquiry Tax after coronavirus.

Normal politics were on hold at the online Conservative Party Conference, with shortened speeches and curtailed policy debate. The Chancellor committed himself to putting the “overwhelming might of the British state” at the service of struggling businesses and workers, but said that the books would need to be balanced eventually. On the fringe, and in media interviews and reports, there are clues as to which taxes are likely to rise.