Blogs

  • Plus ça change…

    09/08/2019

    Developments in tax and regulation in the context of the ever-changing external environment, can bring on a desire to lie down in a darkened room in even hardened practitioners, but…

  • Life and Tax in the shadow of Brexit

    04/06/2019

    Despite the uncertain status of the UK’s departure from the European Union, industry and government struggle on attempting to address matters not directly affected. However, with the Spring Statement…

  • 2018 Budget: Jam today, Brexit tomorrow

    06/11/2018

    After last week’s Budget, this much we know: whether austerity is over or not, the Chancellor has chosen to spread as widely as possible the unexpected fiscal headroom found ‘down the back of the…

  • Come In, Cloudbase UK

    07/06/2018

    It occurred to me recently that the runway base among the clouds in Boomer favourite ‘Captain Scarlet’ (apologies to our Millennial readers) might solve the issue of Heathrow expansion or…

  • Tax: What to expect (or not) in 2018

    31/01/2018

    “Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future”. Like its predecessor, 2017 demonstrated the truth of this observation by a Danish physicist. Tax is allegedly one of the few certainties…