Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Fair And Free Trade – Alberta Told To Stop Subsidising Brewers

It does come as something of a surprise to find that Canada has more than two brewers - Molson and Labatts - but that's...

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...

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...

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...

Scandal! American Corporations Avoid Taxes

Legally avoiding taxes is — legal. The problem becomes: How to trash American corporations for doing so? A report by the Institute on Taxation and...

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...

Terrible Idea – Forcing Transparency On British Overseas Territories

We're told that the government is going to force transparency over the ownership of assets upon the British Overseas Territories. Also known as the...

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...

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...

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...