Plans to close 281 tax inquiry centres risk worsening an already "disgraceful" phone help service, a watchdog warned.
THE taxman plans to close all 25 of its enquiry centres in Scotland as it aims to cut back its face-to-face service.
Dunfermline Athletic will be served with a winding up order tomorrow, after Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs lodged a petition with the Court of Session in Edinburgh.
Scottish companies that used tax-avoidance schemes run by a leading accountancy firm could face combined tax bills of up to £400 million to settle with HMRC and avoid the schemes being challenged.
A WEST of Scotland-based steel fabricator and its construction specialist subsidiary have gone into administration due to cash flow problems.