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Tax Faculty

Find out more about the Tax Faculty and upcoming events. Faculty members can access exclusive content, including TAXline, TAXguides, webinars, representations and support schemes.

Tax news

The latest updates on the UK tax system


TAXline is the monthly newsletter of practical insights and articles for Tax Faculty members. All ICAEW members can access the most recent TAXline content from the faculty on our online hub, organised by subject area.

TAXline: December 2022

In this issue, Ed Saltmarsh examines VAT tribunal findings in the Innovative Bites case, Angela Clegg examines practical steps for managing the uncertainty within the tax policy environment and Tina Riches recounts her climb on Kilimanjaro to raise money for Tax Aid and Tax Help for Older People.

TAXline: November 2022

In this issue, Lindsey Wicks highlights some of the issues likely to be raised as part of the OTS review, Angela Clegg examines the tough landscape for landlords with tax relief restriction and Anita Monteith discusses the traded instruments sprouting from the ambition to achieve net zero.

TAXline: October 2022

In this issue, Caroline Miskin explains HMRC’s proposals to expand the data it collects, Peter Ferrigno and Matt Snowdon discuss the tax treatment and implications of participation in non-UK pension schemes and Lindsey Wicks summarises a study from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.


TAXguide 06/23: A basic guide to pillar two

Pillar two is part of a package of initiatives agreed at OECD level by territories worldwide to tackle the challenges of taxing multinational enterprises (MNEs) cross-border. In the UK, it will be known as the multinational top-up tax and domestic top-up tax that will apply for accounting periods beginning on or after 31 December 2023.

TAXguide 04/23: Payroll and rewards update 2023 – Q&A

ICAEW's Tax Faculty hosted a payroll and rewards webinar on 16 April 2023. This TAXguide shares to the answers raised at that webinar covering topics such as rates, thresholds, payroll, P11Ds, pension contributions and residence.

Capital Allowances

This webinar from the Tax Faculty will explore current issues relating to capital allowances.

Payroll and Rewards Update 2023

This webinar from the Tax Faculty covers recent and upcoming changes in Payroll, Rewards and Employment taxes.

Research and Development tax relief changes

This webinar will provide a practical overview of the changes to Research and Development tax relief regime in the UK, and what that might mean for you or your clients.


ICAEW REP 100-23 Draft Finance Bill 2023-24

ICAEW welcomes the opportunity to provide evidence on the Draft Finance Bill 2023-24 to the House of Lords Economic Affairs Finance Bill Sub-Committee.

ICAEW REP 107-23 Autumn Statement 2023

A representation dated 13 October 2023 to a consultation published by HM Treasury ahead of the Autumn Statement taking place on 22 November 2023.

The future of tax

As digital technologies transform the worlds of work and leisure, the UK government grapples with balancing the books while ensuring its tax system is fit for purpose. As HMRC launches its review of the system that underpins the tax system, we take a look at the pressing issues and challenges.

HMRC needs more resource to rebuild the UK's tax system

ICAEW welcomes HMRC’s vision of a more flexible and responsive tax system outlined in the Tax Administration Framework Review but warns that significant challenges, such as creating a single identifier for taxpayers and consolidation of tax systems, can only be met if HMRC is properly resourced.