Google Pay UK Government 3% Tax

MPs have launched an inquiry into the UK’s tax system after the government was accused of allowing Google to play a miniscule amount of tax. The House of Commons Treasury committee announced that it would examine whether a radical shakeup of corporation tax was needed, amid concern that Google has got away with an effective rate of 3%. Andrew Tyrie, chairman of the committee, said the UK’s tax law had become too elastic, allowing companies to get away legally with paying too little.“The complexity of tax law is turning what should be a straightforward principle – that everybody should pay the correct amount of tax – into a piece of elastic. For corporation tax, for instance, the problem is exacerbated by the globalisation of economic activity and any liability to tax that accompanies it”.

Business Legal Advice

As an owner of a business, you will probably at some point have to go through some form of legal action; whether it is generated by an issue with your business practices or a problem with employees. In both of these cases finding good legal advice is the first step towards understanding the risk that you are exposed to. In fact, understanding it before you actually need it is a good step towards minimising the risk involved with running a business, at least from a legal stand point. Of course, even with a full understanding of your legal standpoint, it is impossible to run a business and be completely void of risk. Situations arise which are beyond your control, and dealing with them quickly becomes a priority. Few things can endanger a business, particularly small businesses, like an unexpected legal diversion. What all of the legal consultants will tell you,...

Creating a Space for Business at Home

Some people may see it as living the dream; some people may see it as convenient, and others may see it as a necessity. We’re of course referring to conducting business from home. You can be left fed up of seeing the same four walls, and perhaps never leaving the workplace (because you live there). You can be left excited to have no boss hovering around checking up on your work, you now set the standards, and you have your own rules, but whatever your business from home is, you should create a space which helps make sure you complete the work that you need to. If you have a free bedroom in your house you can turn it into a home office, and you can add furniture such as a desk, filing cabinets, a computer, printer, telephone, and whatever you need to suit your needs. Of course not all...

How To Hire A Reliable Cleaning Company Market Harborough

Dealing with cleaning problems can be havoc sometimes, especially when the situation gets out of control. There are several factors that can cause number of severe damages in a home or commercial establishment due to negligence. There can be plenty of reasons for damages when it comes to not keeping your things in order. These damages need to be treated as soon as possible to prevent further accidents. Some of the damages that occur due to negligence of cleaning can result in structural damages as well. Water seeping into the walls can affect the wiring system of the home causing dangers for the inmates of the house. Wet carpets or floors can induce fungal growth that can damage the foundation or structure of the building as well. Therefore, in order to minimize the damage and loss, it is very important to choose the right cleaning company Market Harborough service. It...

Small Business Advice

There’s no doubt that running a business can be hard work, and the same can be said for startups or small businesses, which is why expert advice may often be required. Advice will tend to relate to your finances, because at the end of the day all businesses want to save costs and make money. If you’re searching for an expert to provide your business with financial advice, then make sure they dig deep into your background and really want to understand your business. Every business is unique, so the last thing you want is generic advice, and even if you’ve been in business for less than a year, you still have a background, and it’s important that your advisor knows everything; from employees, to expenditure, perhaps even to your Christmas parties. For small businesses, advice can often relate to the structure of your business, because for a business to...

Becoming a Financial Investor

There’s no doubt about it, there are plenty of success stories out there when it comes to investing. For example, whoever invested in companies such as Facebook and Twitter will be laughing today, however, financial investment can often involve a great deal of luck and fortune. That said, it is important not make any ‘rookie’ mistakes, and one of the most important involves the stock market. Today there are numerous ways of keeping an extremely close eye on the stock market, even on your mobile phone; however, if you have money to spend, you do not need to look at prices on a regular basis. It’s important to buy in to businesses over time, rather than rushing in and financially investing when a company is at the top. There’s certainly more money to be made if you invest over time and carefully considering your financial investments can be important. It...