Scottish Budget 2020: Scandal lights up dull affair

What preceded the Scottish Budget 2020 was more entertaining than the speech itself earlier this month.  Calamity unfolded on the eve of the Draft Budget on 6 February 2020 after revelations broke in the papers.  Finance Secretary Derek Mackay quit hours before...

Self-assessment: sources of taxable income

It may seem like a long time until January with the summer holidays in full swing, but our thoughts are already turning towards self-assessment. The next batch of tax returns relate to the 2018/19 tax year, which ended on 5 April 2019, and are due for submission by...