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A European Tax system in the post-COVID economy

March 23rd, 2021

On 22 March the European Parliament’s FISC subcommittee discussed its draft report on “Creating an economically, socially and environmentally sustainable European tax system in the post-Covid environment”. The aim of this initiative is to give the Commission the scope it needs to carry out reforms on environmental and societal taxation. During the meeting, it was […]


UK research shows charities lose nearly £2bn a year in VAT

December 15th, 2020

A new research commissioned by the Charity Tax Group [CTG] and undertaken by London Economics shows that VAT continues to place a significant burden on UK charities, with irrecoverable VAT now costing charities £1.8bn a year. The research also highlights the importance of existing VAT reliefs and exemptions for the charity sector, against a backdrop of calls for a widening of […]