Tagged: taxation

Counting on success

Two Edinburgh businesses are celebrating big successes after seeing substantial growth this year. Business owners Renee Mackay, who runs TaxAssist Accountants in Corstorphine and Alan Johnston who runs TaxAssist Accountants in Goldenacre, are together celebrating...

The end of Poll Tax debt

Scottish Parliament passes Community Charge Debt Bill  Proposals to end the collection of the historic Poll Tax debt have been approved today with a new law being passed by the Scottish Parliament. As part...

Greens: cuts must prompt Council Tax reform

Greens: cuts must prompt Council Tax reform

‘we have to question the wisdom of a seven year Council Tax freeze’ Alison Johnstone, Green MSP for Lothian and local government spokesperson for the Scottish Greens, has urged ministers to make reform of...

Poll Tax arrears collection to be scrapped

Poll Tax arrears collection to be scrapped

New law will prevent pursuit of hated tax The Scottish Government plans a new law to stop councils pursuing people for historic Poll Tax debts, First Minister Alex Salmond has confirmed – but the...