Retired Premier League players are among more than 100 footballers who face financial ruin as a result of demands from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) for what it has said is unpaid tax, but the sports stars said the fault lies with their advisers.
HMRC's crackdown on tax avoidance and evasion by people who it calls "mass affluent" saw an income boost of 60% in the last year, a new report has claimed.
HMRC investigations have yielded a record £136m in extra capital gains tax (CGT) collected from individuals and small businesses in the last year, according to an accountancy firm.
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HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has secured almost all of the disputed tax due from the first group of tax avoidance scheme users to receive Accelerated Payment notices.
HMRC is increasingly aggressive in challenging VAT arrangements of small businesses (SME), according to accountancy firm UHY Hacker Young.
Annual house prices are growing at their slowest rate since February bringing the value of the average home to 186,940 in November, Halifax research has revealed.
Prices in the three months to October were 8.8% up on 2013, despite annual house price growth tumbling since mid-summer after a peak of 10.2% in July.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has extended its support for a 'negotiated settlement' for investors in the failed Connaught Series 1 fund, the funding line for defunct bridging lending Tiuta.
HMRC announced this week it paid out £400,000 to the informants of tax dodgers in 2013.
HMRC paid out a record £400,000 in 2013 to people whistleblowing on tax avoidance activities, a Freedom of Information (FoI) request has revealed.
The number of people being pursued through the courts for tax evasion has risen by almost a third in the last year, as HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) steps up its efforts to close the UK's £35bn tax gap.
HMRC's latest customer satisfaction survey with customers, accountants and SMEs has delivered a mixed result, indicating the organisation may have further to go to fulfil its 2015 customer service targets.
A taskforce tackling people trying to dodge property tax in the north west and north Wales has been launched by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).
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