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5 common mistakes small businesses make with GST

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) is a tricky tax to come to grips with for those who don’t deal with it on a day-to-day basis. 198 more words


End of the road for the tax disk

It was honest, it was simple, and now it’s gone.

The car tax disk will be abolished under a new system that comes into action from October 1, and is set to make car tax payments easier and cheaper through direct debit payments that can now be paid monthly. 334 more words

Apple and others have a mighty job of corporate communications with tax issues in EU

Apple has a mighty job of corporate communications in the coming weeks. It is to be accused of doing a “sweetheart” deal with the Irish government to, in effect, avoid taxes in the rest of Europe. 504 more words


How Apple got its 2% tax rate in Ireland

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could tell the government what you’d pay in taxes, not the other way around? Apple did it in Ireland, and might now be in trouble for it. 868 more words

The Basics of Tax Free Savings Accounts (TFSA's)

What is a Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA)?

A TFSA is a special type of savings/investment account. Simply put these accounts allow money to grow without being taxed. 528 more words


Europe Accuses Ireland Of Giving Illegal State Aid to Apple

In a letter published today, the European Commission (EC) has accused Ireland of giving illegal state aid to Apple via tax rulings.

Originally sent to the country back in June, the letter outlines the EC’s concerns, and requests further information from Ireland on its tax arrangements with Apple and other companies, including Fiat and Starbucks. 214 more words


Spitting In The Face Of Freedom

Isn’t life funny!

Everyone wants Freedom but they want to take it from someone else to get it!

That is such an odd concept too me, I cannot even understand it. 449 more words