Business tax news & advice

Raising finance

Why you need to act NOW to automatically enrol staff into a pension scheme

It could cost your business up to £50,000 if you don’t take action on time

Carolyn McCall, CEO, easyJet

Carolyn McCall OBE: How to grow the economy by £16bn in three years

The CEO of easyJet writes exclusively on the tax the government could cut to create real growth

The City of London

Can London remain a world-leading city?

London First chief Baroness Jo Valentine on how to safeguard the capital’s competitiveness


Infographic of the week: Corporation tax avoiders - the game

Wed, 19 Jun 2013

Who are the high scorers in the tax dodging game?

Michael Jordan

5 weirdest taxes of all time

Tue, 14 May 2013

Hollande’s dumb smartphone tax got us thinking about past follies

CEO of Pimlico Plumbers Charlie Mullins

Charlie Mullins: Tax avoidance has no place in the UK economy!

Wed, 5 Dec 2012

The Pimlico Plumbers boss gives out stink about large scale tax avoidance

starbucks protests

Is all the kerfuffle about Starbucks, Apple and Google tax payments justified?

Tue, 13 Nov 2012

UK director of world’s largest independent financial consultancy weighs in on the facts

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne holds up his red Ministerial Box outside 11 Downing Street

How to ensure you don't leave the taxman a gift when you die

Mon, 13 Aug 2012

Mike Fleming CTA. TEP.  Tax Director at Straughans Chartered Accountants reveals how to prepare your estate to reduce Inheritance Tax

How does London compare?

How tax is crippling us: London vs NYC, Paris, Hong Kong, Shanghai

Sun, 24 Jun 2012

Our comparison of take-home pay for UK expats exposes the threat London faces of a talent exodus

Jimmy Carr, looking shocked after his tax avoidance is revealed

Best Jimmy Carr tax avoidance jokes on Twitter

Thu, 21 Jun 2012

Jimmy, Jimmy, Jimmy. Obviously everyone has been hitting you back with lots of witty one-liners. Here are our favourites

House is sold in Fulham - James Max says stamp duty should be abolished

James Max: Abolish stamp duty now and the economy will grow

Mon, 11 Jun 2012

Stamp duty is strangling the economy argues LBC radio presenter James Max. We must abolish it now