• Tax: What to expect (or not) in 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…

  • Indirect Tax – Reflections on the Autumn Statement


    Not since the Autumn Statement replaced the Pre-Budget Report in 2010 has the UK’s second fiscal event taken place against a backdrop of greater uncertainty. With the twin unknowns of a Trump…

  • Indirect Tax and Insurance: back to business as usual?


    The tax authorities must face the prospect of the Autumn months with some resolve: there is much to be done to keep the ship of business, and the UK economy, on course.

  • The ABI's indirect tax in-tray: the issues affecting insurers


    David Jordorson, Policy Adviser, Taxation You could be forgiven for thinking that as the HMRC and HM Treasury are in EU Referendum ‘Purdah’, there is little going on in indirect tax issues that…