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Scottish FM Sturgeon Sums-up UK PM Cameron’s Tax Position

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon spoke for many on the UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s tax issue, as shown by the Panama papers. Quoted in on “The Scotsman” newspaper she said :- “David Cameron must now be completely transparent around … Continue reading

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Prime Minister and the Panama Papers

The Panama Papers are leaked documents from a Panama firm showing world-wide tax avoidance by some leading figures. Even David Cameron the Prime Minister has even been caught up with media reports that his late father set up a network … Continue reading

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HMRC Challenge to Offshore Employment Loan Schemes

HMRC have announced a challenge to certain contractor employment loan schemes. The arrangements typically involve working in the UK but employment by an overseas entity. The contractor is then paid partly in the UK, but with the majority by offshore … Continue reading

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Suspected Somali pirates’ accountant arrested in Germany

“Every child knows that a pirate needs a cutlass and an eyepatch, but it turns out there’s one more accessory no self-respecting buccaneer would take to the high seas without – an accountant.” I feel a song coming on….. its … Continue reading

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Tax Havens Open Doors To HMRC

“More so-called ‘tax havens’ have agreed to disclose the bank details of British taxpayers as part of the crackdown on evasion. The deal signed today commits Anguilla, Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, Montserrat and the Turks and Caicos Islands to … Continue reading

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