Industry News

France Leads EU Push For Bank Tax

07 April, 2010

The French Finance Ministry announced both France & Germany will support a 'systemic risk tax' within the EU.

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New legislation on EBTs and offshore schemes

30 March, 2010

While the Budget may have contained some surprises for contractors, the Government has announced its intention of introducing new legislation to clamp down on EBTs (Employee Benefit Trusts) and other tax efficient schemes as from April 2011.

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HMRC to inspect dividend timing

17 March, 2010

As from 6th April, in order to avoid the tax of 50p in the £1, Limited Companies need to have the right paperwork available if they are planning on bringing forward dividend payments.

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Monster Employment Index shows a recovery in job market

10 March, 2010

The Monster Employment Index has shown the highest level of online job openings since the end of 2008. In February the Index rose by 12%; this for the same period last year, is up by 6%.

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Internet betting operation Ladbrokes moves offshore

07 August, 2009

Ladbrokes has now joined William Hill and will move its internet betting operation to Gibraltar by the end of the year.

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Betting firms break a gentleman’s agreement and head offshore

04 August, 2009

In a recent report it was stated that the 2001 'gentleman's agreement' had been broken with William Hill's confirmation that it was relocating its internet sports betting operation to Gibraltar.

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Shire to quit for Ireland due to Uk tax burden

15 April, 2009

Shire, one of the world's leading specialty biopharmaceutical companies, is the first FTSE 100 company to leave the UK for tax reasons.

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Yahoo moves to Switzerland to reduce taxes

14 March, 2009

Yahoo has become the most recent of the multinational companies that are moving its business to countries with lower corporation taxes.

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WPP considers a move to save on UK tax

29 April, 2008

WPP, a world leader in advertising and marketing services, has considered moving offshore to break away from the UK’s expensive and complex tax system.

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UBM moves tax base offshore

28 April, 2008

United Business Media Limited, a leading global business media company, has planned to move its tax base offshore, due to the UK's increasingly burdensome and complicated tax system.

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