So HMRC has raised £24bn tax in the last tax year, more than 15% up on the previous year. Apparently most of this income is the result of cracking down on tax avoidance schemes, and I am sure that those who have paid up following successful pursuit by HMRC through the Court will receive little sympathy from the public and will be making very little protest at their fate.
Is it me or does there seem to be a lot less hype about this year’s World Cup? The tournament kicks off on 12 June in Brazil and this normally signifies the start of a busy, hectic and drink-fuelled summer in Brighton – however this time around I am not so sure?!
The word 'alternative' can get you thinking of unusual or second best, after all the very definition of 'alternative' is an option against something else. As far as business funding is concerned 'alternative' relates to anything that is not bank finance.