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The deadline for written submissions was 31 March 2016. However, late submissions may still be considered. Please contact the committee if you have any queries.
This is an inquiry into how tax policy is made, how tax collection is administered and how to address the vulnerability of the tax base.
The complexity of tax law is turning what should be a straightforward principle – that everybody should pay the correct amount of tax – in to 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.
The Inquiry will look at whether the tax system, including the making of tax policy and the administration of tax by HMRC, is fit for purpose for the 21st Century.
Evidence given by Mr Bill Dodwell, Head of Tax Policy at Deloitte, President of the Chartered Institute of Taxation, Cara Bendon, founder of Cara Bendon Brand Consultancy and Prince's Trust Young Ambassador, Toby Parkins, Founder and Director of Headforwards and UKNetWeb, President of the Board of the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce, Adam Fox-Edwards, owner of Arundell Arms Hotel and Managing Director of Devon Hampers
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Treasury Committee questions Head of Tax Policy at Deloitte and other tax and commerce experts