TAXline: April 2018
In this issue, Robin Williamson reports on the the 25th anniversary of the founding of TaxAid, Lynnette Bober of the Tax Faculty’s Private Client Committee explains the new rules for DOTAS and inheritance tax and Jane Moore summarises the tax announcements from 2018’s Spring Statement.
Taxation around the world
Ian Young reviews recent progress towards a better international tax system, including the OECD Base Erosion and Profit Shifting action plan.
A career in tax: Robert Maas
After many years on ICAEW tax committees, Robert Maas reflects on what has changed, touching on the various taxes that have come and gone.
Celebrating 25 years of pro bono advice with TaxAid
Robin Williamson of the Low Incomes Tax Reform Group reports on the 27 February event celebrating the 25th anniversary of the founding of TaxAid.
Spring Statement 2018 summary
Jane Moore summarises the tax announcements from 2018’s Spring Statement.
Tax Club moves to Chartered Accountants’ Hall
Sarah Ghaffari gives an update on the Tax Faculty’s forum for young professionals.
Disclosure of tax avoidance schemes and IHT
Lynnette Bober explains the new rules for DOTAS and inheritance tax that apply from April 2018.
Trusts and trustees: meeting the latest challenges
Sue Moore reports on the March meeting of Tax Club on trusts and trustees where Smith & Williamson’s Wilson Cotton spoke.