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Hybrid and other mismatch rules – when are they relevant?

In the second of a series of articles, we look at the UK’s new hybrid rules in the context of an election to disregard a UK subsidiary for US tax purposes

Making Tax Digital: How much will it cost business?

HMRC’s estimate of the cost to business of MTD has come under considerable scrutiny of late. 

Exchange of Information – New HMRC guidance published

This article focusses on the new exchange of information rules and newly published HMRC guidance.

Upper Tribunal decision on unallowable purpose

This decision considers further the application of the unallowable purposes rule.

First-tier Tribunal decision on exchange losses

The taxpayer was successful in this case concerning the availability of exchange losses following a change in functional currency.

Government publishes details of Pensions Advice Allowance

The Government has set out details of how it proposes the Pensions Advice Allowance will work.

VAT: Associated Newspapers Ltd – Court of Appeal Judgment

The taxpayer has won its appeal in part in this case concerning the VAT treatment of business promotion schemes involving vouchers.

The European Commission’s proposals to reform e-commerce

The proposals aim to simplify and modernise the VAT rules on e-commerce between now and 2021.

Week in Tax

Every week, KPMG member firms around the world publish updates on developments in their country. Week in Tax highlights a selection that may be of interest to our readers.

Other news in brief

A round up of other news this week.

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