Monthly Archives: September 2014

HMRC Grants for VCS Tax Advice Organisations

HMRC have announced grant funding for voluntary and community sector (VCS) organisations to provide tax advice to vulnerable or hard to reach taxpayers. Up to £2 million is available for the 2015/16 year. Eligible groups include charities, mutual and co-operatives, … Continue reading

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Main Parties For and Against Inheritance Tax

Inheritance tax has got out of hand. Originally brought in as a kind of super-tax on big Downton Abbey type country estates it has now become warped. The projected increase of estates having to pay it (up to 10% by the end of … Continue reading

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Tax Equality Day Sees a Fair VAT Reduction

Pubs and restaurants joined in the Tax Equality Day campaign this week by cutting their prices by 7.5% for day. The campaign aims to highlight the unfairness of supermarkets which don’t pay any VAT on food but pubs and restaurants … Continue reading

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