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Taxing Question

By Russell Bruce Taxes and charges are lower in Scotland Newsnet has being doing some analysis. The Tories have been a bit quiet on their mantra...

Labour tax-dodge row donor at centre of new controversy

  By Martin Kelly  A businessman who claimed he was advised by the Labour party on how best to structure a donation in order...

Labour party hit by tax avoidance allegations

  By Martin Kelly  The Labour party is today embroiled in a tax avoidance row after it emerged a donation was structured in a...

Scrap bedroom tax

The UK Government’s bedroom tax should not be imposed on Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon has told representatives of the UK Government in London. The Deputy...

Pressure builds on BBC to publish ‘tax-avoidance’ emails

  By Martin Kelly  The BBC Trust is coming under pressure to reveal the contents of emails that could show that the corporation knowingly...

Rangers win EBT tax case appeal

  By Martin Kelly  A tribunal has ruled that the use of a controversial payment system by the old Rangers FC to pay employees,...

Council tax could rise by £700 under Scottish Labour

  By Bob Duncan Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont could hit hard-pressed Scots with a massive hike in Council Tax of nearly £700 per household, if...

Conservatives and Labour trade celebrity blows as ‘Carr tax’ row escalates

By Andrew Barr  Prime Minister David Cameron has come under criticism for leading personal attacks on comedian Jimmy Carr for tax avoidance whilst refusing...

New Scottish tax agency will be more efficient than HMRC says...

By Andrew Barr  The Scottish finance secretary John Swinney has announced plans for ‘Revenue Scotland’, a new Scottish tax agency which would be 25...

Charity tax cap scrapped in third Coalition U-turn in 4 days

By a Newsnet reporter In its third budget U-turn in four days, the UK Coalition have announced that they will not be going ahead...