Standard Life has surprised rivals in the fund industry by promising to pay an income tax liability due from investors directly to HM Revenue & Customs on their behalf.
THE problem with taxation law is that it is too complicated and not transparent.
The "sweetheart" tax deal between HM Revenue and Customs and Goldman Sachs was procedurally flawed but not unlawful, the High Court ruled.
AS well-travelled as Scots tend to be, it is a fair bet that Luxembourg is not high on many "must-visit" lists.
AN ALCOHOL taskforce has seized almost 5700 litres of beer, wine and spirits in a bid to target illegal sales across Scotland.