Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Remarkably, Yes, The Tax Justice Network Are Fools – Or Trying...

The Tax Justice Network is one of these self-appointed groupuscules who think that if we all pay more tax then the world will become...

Moody’s To India – Oil Excise Duty Changes Not A Good...

Moody's, the ratings agency, is telling India that cuts in oil excise duties aren't a good idea - not unless spending gets chopped too....

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Is The Fair Tax Mark Really All It Seems?

An interesting series of questions about the Fair Tax Mark. Most interesting: The Unfair Tax Mark If you were a fake doctor, selling a fake remedy,...

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...