Property Taxes

 


The Treasury Committee this week continued its inquiry into business rates to scrutinise how government policy has impacted business.

Business rates came in for plenty of criticism from expert witnesses during the Treasury Committee's ongoing inquiry into business rates.

The problems with the business rates system cannot be solved by just having more regular revaluations or just copying Scotland's example, the Treasury Committee’s latest evidence session on business rates heard today (7).

The CIOT comments sent to HMRC on Draft legislation: VAT (Reduced Rate) (Energy-Saving Materials) Order 2019.

The CIOT comments sent to HMT on the Stamp Duty Land Tax: non-UK resident surcharge consultation.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) is tempering expectations that the planned UK Digital Services Tax is a cure for ailing high streets.

The CIOT response to the Treasury Committee inquiry on the Impact of Business Rates on business.

The CIOT comments sent to HMRC on the Structures and Buildings Allowance draft secondary legislation. 

MPs took a break from Brexit to debate beer taxation on March 28th, in a debate allocated by the Backbench Business Committee. The prime movers in obtaining the debate were three officers of the All Party Parliamentary Beer Group – Mike Wood and Nigel Evans (both Conservative) and Ruth Smeeth (Labour).

The CIOT response to the HMRC call for evidence on Amendments to Tax Returns.