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Labour – Same Old Big Tax Big Waste

The Labour leadership election campaign shows the party regressing to its core big tax big waste mantra. High tax high spend or low tax low spend are really just different ways to the same end. Some countries, such as Scandinavia, … Continue reading

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Budget – Bank Mis-Selling Tax Loophole Closed

A tax loophole used by the banks to make, even more, profit, from mis-selling is to be closed it was announced in the Budget. Currently banks can claim tax relief against the full provisions they set aside for mis-selling. All … Continue reading

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Tax on Banks – Smoke and Mirrors

UK banks paid a high figure in tax, according to a report from a big consultancy firm. Well they would say that wouldn’t they? But as a tax barrister I am worried about the multi-¬£billions of taxpayers money used to … Continue reading

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