Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Vince Cable Spouts Drivel

Sadly, we should in fact expect better from Vince Cable than this. He was professionally trained as an economist after all, actually worked as...

BBC Tax Dodgers – If Only The Times Read Its Own...

It's amusing how slowly it is that public understanding of a matter moves along. Take this story about BBC presenters dodging taxes by using...

An Interesting Tax Dodge From Riverford Here

A story that provides us with an interesting little question. Is this a tax dodge or not? For a multi-millionaire sets up the sale...

Julian Richer Simply Doesn’t Understand Tax – Despite His New Taxwatch...

I do always find it so amusing when people start whining about the tax system in the UK. Because it is within those whines...

New Zealand’s Perfect Tax – Tourists Are Foreigners, Right?

New Zealand has decided to bring a Monty Python sketch to life. They've decided that the best way to finance the government of New...

Amazingly, Economics Works – Below Market Prices Produce Shortages And Queues

We should add the housing charity Shelter to the list of dunderheads failing to understand the most basic things about our universe. If you...

The BBC and Tax Dodging – How the Conversation Changes

An interesting little tale about how the conversation changes upon a subject in the media. We'll not claim all of the credit here, but...

The Fair Tax Mark – Just What Is Tax Abuse Then?

We mentioned a couple of days ago that Timpson's has been awarded - bought might be a better description really - the Fair Tax...

All Mouth No Trousers On Tax

Let's do a sanity check on taxpaying. People on the Right of the political spectrum tend to believe in small government and low taxes, and...

Timpson’s Gains The Fair Tax Mark

Timpson's has just been awarded the Fair Tax Mark. Which gives us a lovely example of quite what the Fair Tax Mark will actually...