October 10, 2018

IR35 Reforms

Several constituents have written to me about the Government’s IR35 reforms in the public sector and their plans to extend them to the private sector. I have been looking into the impact of IR35 in the public sector and spoken to a number of constituents about their personal experiences of it too. The Government’s assessment of the progress of the IR35 …

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September 9, 2018

Making Online Giants Pay Their Share

There is a real issue of online retail giants generating large revenues from UK customers but paying a much lower proportion of tax than their high street competitors. Last year Amazon’s UK tax bill fell by 78% despite its UK profits rising by 40%. This disparity can be seen in other non-retail online giants like Google. Google’s accounts show that …

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