Taxing Matters: HMRC as a Public Authority – what does that mean?

Published on 14 September 2020

Welcome to the fifth episode of our Taxing Matters podcast. In this series we review land-mark cases and key tax principles and discuss the commercial impact they could have on your business.

In this episode, we talk to Harry Smith about Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) as a public authority; what they can do, and, more importantly, what they can't.  

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