News for May, 2012

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May 31, 2012

"Pasty Tax": Government Climbs Down on VAT Proposals - But is it Enough?

Lee Sharpe from TaxationWeb discusses the changes to the notorious "pasty tax" and wonders why that has received so much more media attention than the withdrawal of age allowance for the over 65s.

May 25, 2012

MasterCard Loses Case Against Commission

Yesterday, the General Court of the EU dismissed an action by MasterCard against the European Commission.

May 24, 2012

EU Parliament in Favour of Financial Transaction Tax

The European Parliament has adopted an opinion which recommends the introduction of a financial transaction tax (FTT).

May 18, 2012

Revenue Take Action Against Illegal Trade in Mineral Oil

The Revenue Commissioners are adopting new measures to tackle the illegal trade in mineral oils, which causes significant loss to the exchequer.

May 11, 2012

CASE SUMMARY: Marren v Masonic Havens Limited

Judgment delivered by Murphy J on 11/11/2011, [2011] IEHC 525 Succession – construction of will – charitable bequest – uncertainty of object – general charitable intent – non equivocal intention – extrinsic evidence.

May 10, 2012

CJEU Rejects L’Oréal and Helena Rubinstein Appeal

Helena Rubinstein SNC and L’Oréal SA v OHIM, Case C-100/11P

May 10, 2012

Tax Barrister Forces HMRC Climb Down on P35 Contractor Question: Just Say No

Lee Sharpe from TaxationWeb comments on the contentious question "Are you a service company?" on form P35

May 4, 2012

Courts and Tribunals: April 2012

Julian Harris summarises selected recent decisions.

May 4, 2012

Will the cap fit?

Mark McLaughlin CTA (Fellow) ATT TEP comments on HMRC's proposals to cap "unlimited" income tax reliefs

May 4, 2012

One Month in a Minute: April 2012

Sarah Laing CTA summarises recent developments in direct tax.

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