The Loan Charge – finally some good news for tax payers

Many saw the Loan Charge as being grossly unfair, citing examples of employees who were told they would not be employed if they didn't accept payment via loans, numerous cases of miss-selling to unrepresented employees and even suicides of employees


Taxing Times at HSBC

The bank entered into a Deferred Prosecution Agreement (DPA) with the Justice Department and paid a penalty of $192 million.


Taxation and wealth

It seems true that our top tax rate is consistent with that of most comparable economies, while one reaches it at a relatively low level of income.