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No level playing field on tax

A doddle through the detail of the budget reveals much.  Tucked away in the full document, beyond all the nice graphs, bar charts and blethers, sits the blow by blow account of each and every measure. 813 more words

All Things Policy Related

Good News if You are UK Domiciled and Your Spouse is Not

The inheritance tax exemption for transfers between spouses/civil partners is a cornerstone of the UK inheritance tax code. There is no limit on the value that can be transferred within the scope of the exemption. 130 more words

General Financial Health

About US Tax Reform - Larry Lindsey, Former Fed Governor: "a Value Added Tax Should Be on the Table"

By Richard Cornelisse

This is an upgrade respectively update of my earlier posts about this topic. It has quotes of prominent commentators and ‘thought leaders’ comments. 2,576 more words

Indirect Tax Strategic Plan

We're all in this together

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  260 more words

Politics

The Wealth that won't Trickle Down

The richer man has the lighter wallet yet again, whilst we struggle with heavy wallets saving up our coppers.

 Whether I truly understand the severity of the current economic crisis or not, the politicians promise that we were ‘all in this together’ is looking like another standard lie. 507 more words

Politics