‘HMRC collects £1bn in unpaid landfill tax over five years’

Complex regulations and technicalities have left many businesses facing hefty penalties, with innocent errors potentially costing millions, according to a law firm

SSE wins Supreme Court case on power plant tax allowances

The energy giant has welcomed the UK Supreme Court ruling in Glendoe Hydro Electric Station tax case

Is the UK plotting budget cuts to boost its nuclear power dreams?

The Treasury is reportedly reviewing the government spending on projects such as roads, rail and schools

Extension given to the deadline for £1.4bn Biffa takeover

The waste management group will receive Energy Capital Partners’ decision on the 27th of September

Is the UK scratching the bottom of the oil barrel in fuel duty cut measures?

Out of 13 European countries, only one, Luxemburg has done less than the UK in helping drivers with soaring petrol prices, new analysis finds

Waste management giant Biffa receives £1.3bn takeover offer

The possible buyout proposal came from affiliates of a US equity firm

Treasury and HMRC criticised over ‘lack of understanding’ of taxes’ climate impact

MPs tell Treasury and Tax Office that they are showing limited leadership and coordination in face of global ‘climate storm’ breaking all around the world

More than 17,500 people sign petition to stop solar and storage VAT hike

Under the new law proposed by HM Revenue and Customs, the VAT for new solar and energy storage products will increase from 5% to 20% from October

Huge VAT increase for solar and battery storage products

Supplies of coal as a fuel for homes will continue to receive a reduced 5% VAT rate

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Renewable Energy Association contests proposed tax hike on low carbon tech

The clean energy organisation has called on HMRC not to increase VAT rates for technologies such as domestic solar, biomass boilers and battery storage