‘Squeezed middle’ in the South-East will see 900,000 pulled into higher tax band

H undreds of thousands of “squeezed middle” earners across London and the South-East are set to be dragged into the higher 40 per tax band over the next six years after Jeremy... Read more »

Thousands more offshore tax haven properties discovered in South London – South London News

New research has found that there are thousands more offshore tax haven homes – worth billions of pounds – in South London than initially thought, which create serious “social harms” for local... Read more »

Cinven eyes tax software growth with $720m acquisition

Cinven has bought a US tax software business for roughly $720m. The private equity house has acquired TaxAct from US tax preparation company Blucora in a bid to create a “full-service tax... Read more »

UK’s Truss drops tax cuts, axes Treasury chief amid turmoil

LONDON — Embattled British Prime Minister Liz Truss sacked her Treasury chief and reversed course on sweeping tax cuts Friday as she tried to hang on to her job after weeks of... Read more »

HMRC: South east London firms named for unpaid tax 

TWO businesses in south east London have been named and shamed on a government list of tax defaulters.  The list, which has been published by the HMRC, details people and businesses who... Read more »

Jamie Ritblat’s employee trust paid £400 to settle tax claim. Now HMRC wants millions more

Property tycoon Jamie Ritblat is battling the UK’s tax authority over tens of millions of pounds that HM Revenue & Customs claims is owed by him and his real estate investment firm,... Read more »

Tory leadership debate: rivals discuss tax, energy, NHS, the green economy and trust in first televised head-to-head – as it happened | Politics

Snap verdict Even though this was a one-party TV debate, the spin room will still be all about people who backed a particular candidate saying their particular candidate did best, but I’ll... Read more »

Revealed: officials raised ‘flag’ over Nadhim Zahawi’s tax affairs before he was appointed chancellor | Nadhim Zahawi

A “flag” was raised by officials over the financial affairs of the new chancellor, Nadhim Zahawi, before he was promoted, the Observer can reveal. Civil servants in the Cabinet Office’s propriety and... Read more »

HMRC: South east London and Dartford firms named for unpaid tax

FOUR businesses in south east London and Kent have been named on a government list of tax defaulters. The list, which was published by the HMRC, details people and businesses who have... Read more »

South London man, 56, on full benefits due to mobility issue says he’s ‘already stockpiling food for winter’ after not receiving £150 council tax rebate

A south London man on full benefits due to a mobility issue says he is already stockpiling food for winter after not yet receiving his £150 Council Tax Rebate. Mark Parker, 56,... Read more »