Tag Archives: tax avoidance

Welsh = likes rugby and can sing!

Ah stereotypes – doncha just love ’em. I am Welsh. I like rugby. But I can’t sing. I remember many years ago staying in Newcastle with friends and deciding to sample the nightlife. We ended up on the Tuxedo Princess, … Continue reading

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George Osborne is no “friend” of small businesses

Reposted from Accounting Web With this latest money grabbing legislation, it would seem that Gidiot Osborne is no friend of small business. Maybe he’s only friends with the multi billion tax avoiding companies, because after all, it’s the CEO’s of … Continue reading

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Tax doesn’t have to be taxing.

Reposted from Mirror on line It takes 3 to 4 years to train an Inspector of Taxes and a further 18 months to 2 years to consolidate that training. In the meantime, medium to large businesses can afford to hire … Continue reading

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21 days to go

Watch the video David Cameron thinks that saying “think of all the things we’ve done in the last five years” is a boast. But when people do think about the last five years, they remember a hike in VAT, the … Continue reading

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Labour’s non-dom plan divides accountants

Reposted from Accounting Web Ed Miliband’s plan to scrap non-dom tax status if he becomes 10 Downing Street’s newest tenant, has raised a few eyebrows on AccountingWEB. Milband said this week that a Labour government would abolish the non-domicile rule … Continue reading

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Zero-hours contracts have nothing to do with flexibility and everything to do with dodging tax

Reposted from the Spectator London, United Kingdom. 3rd August 2013 — People hold placards in Oxford St London protest against use of zero-hours contracts for more than 85 percent of Sports Direct workforce. Could you live on a zero-hours contract? David … Continue reading

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Budget shows Osborne far removed from reality

Reposted from Public & Commercial Services (PCS) Union website In the final budget of this parliament George Osborne has reminded the vast majority of voters how far removed he is from their lives. While talking up the prospects for economic … Continue reading

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