Tax avoidance, evasion and non-compliance

Tax avoidance, evasion and non-compliance guidance:

The Finance Act 2014 (FA 2014) introduced the concept of an accelerated payment notice (APN). It is a further weapon in HMRC’s armoury in its battle against tax...

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Convention rights The Human Rights Act 1998 (HRA 1998) came into force in October 2000 and aims to give effect to the rights contained in the European Convention on Human...

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This Practice Note has been written by Anne Redston, Barrister. It is her personal view; she is not authorised to speak for the Tribunals Service or the judiciary. This...

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This Practice Note has been written by Anne Redston, Barrister. It is her personal view; she is not authorised to speak for the Tribunals Service or the judiciary. This...

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This Practice Note has been written by Anne Redston, Barrister. It is her personal view; she is not authorised to speak for the Tribunals Service or the judiciary. This...

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This Practice Note is about the rules that can impose a charge to tax on UK persons holding interests in a non-UK resident company if that company disposes of an asset...

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The exchange of information between HMRC and tax authorities in other territories is an essential tool in enabling authorities both to administer and enforce their own...

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The Common Reporting Standard (CRS) is a global standard under which participating jurisdictions agree to exchange information about financial accounts held by...

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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: The fifth anti-money laundering directive (5MLD) was published in the EU official journal on 19 June 2018 and came into force on 9 July 2018. The...

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FORTHCOMING CHANGE relating to inaccuracy penalties: Following an initial discussion document that was published on 2 February 2015, HMRC is consulting on a number of...

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FORTHCOMING CHANGE relating to inaccuracy penalties: Following an initial discussion document that was published on 2 February 2015, HMRC is consulting on a number of...

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Civil investigation of tax fraud HMRC’s published policy in respect of tax fraud states that HMRC will seek to use a civil rather than criminal procedure wherever...

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This Practice Note has been written by Anne Redston, Barrister. It is her personal view; she is not authorised to speak for the Tribunals Service or the judiciary....

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Introduction The European Convention on Human Rights sets out the rights and freedoms which the contracting parties are required to respect. Some of the rights in the...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note is not being maintained. It tracked the passage of the Bill through Parliament to its publication as an Act, and highlighted key...

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In October 2013, the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey each signed inter-governmental agreements (IGAs) with the UK to implement the automatic exchange of tax information....

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