Press releases

 


The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has drawn attention to official figures published today which show that nearly six times as much tax revenue is lost as a result of illegal activity as through tax avoidance.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has drawn attention to official figures published today which show that nearly six times as much tax revenue is lost as a result of illegal activity as through tax avoidance.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has suggested a new approach to tackle those who are ignoring or manipulating IR35 rules so they can avoid tax payments to HMRC.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has suggested a new approach to tackle those who are ignoring or manipulating IR35 rules so they can avoid tax payments to HMRC.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has welcomed the news that HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) are to scrap Business Record Checks.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has welcomed the news that HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) are to scrap Business Record Checks.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) is calling on the Government to confirm whether it still intends to go ahead with plans to introduce a new corporate criminal offence of failure to prevent the facilitation of evasion.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has criticised the Government’s plan to proceed with a criminal offence of failing to declare offshore taxable income or gains that threatens people with a prison sentence of up to six months – even if there is no intent to cheat the system.

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has welcomed the publication of a government amendment to the Finance Bill today which will help protect vulnerable taxpayers who HMRC believe owe them money.

The LITRG is calling on HMRC not to pursue individual workers for underpayments arising from their involvement in arrangements between engagers of their labour and intermediaries, such as umbrella companies.