Digital Services Tax

 


There was not much love for the government’s Digital Services Tax (DST) at the latest CIOT/Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) debate.

Anyone with even a passing interest in tech or tax will be aware of recent hubbub around the proposed introduction of a UK digital services tax (DST).  The new tax, which will be targeted at specific highly digitised profit-making business models that generate over £500m, was announced by the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, at the recent Autumn Budget.