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The UK is introducing a VAT reverse charge for supplies of renewable energy certificates with effect from 14 June 2019. [...]
Thu, Jun 13, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
The UK's HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is increasingly targeting the most senior executives as part of its efforts to hold individuals at large businesses to account, with 152 chief financial officers (CFOs) and senior finance executives personally fined for tax accounting failures in the year-end 31 March 2019, says [...]
Wed, Jun 12, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
A scheme for the naming of employers found to be in breach of the UK's national minimum wage (NMW) has been suspended while the government reviews the scheme. [...]
Wed, Jun 12, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
ANALYSIS: Proposed changes to the rules for granting occasional licences in Scotland should be viewed in the context of the alcohol licensing regime as a whole. [...]
Tue, Jun 11, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
ANALYSIS: An unfair dismissal case has highlighted the need for companies to update policies and procedures and to obtain full consent before using biometric data in the workplace. [...]
Tue, Jun 11, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Three special purpose vehicles (SPVs) incorporated in Jersey as part of a tax planning arrangement were not tax resident in the UK for tax purposes, the UK's Upper Tribunal (UT) has decided, overturning a previous First-tier Tribunal (FTT) decision. [...]
Tue, Jun 11, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Organisations operating in the UK are reporting data breaches in greater number than in many other parts of the EU, according to international law firm Pinsent Masons. [...]
Tue, Jun 11, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
The UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has completed its changes to the investment consultancy and fiduciary management sectors with new rules covering the appointment of service providers by pension scheme trustees, and information provided to them. [...]
Mon, Jun 10, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Consumers are more willing to embrace the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in financial services than the results of a new UK government study would suggest, a specialist in fintech law has said. [...]
Mon, Jun 10, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has announced an overhaul of rules governing overdrafts on current accounts offered by banks and building societies with the aim of making them simpler and fairer. [...]
Mon, Jun 10, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL