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Transport for the North (TfN) welcomes the Chancellor’s announcement of a Northern Powerhouse Strategy, which recognises the role of transport connectivity alongside investment in skills development, enterprise and innovation and trade and investment in boosting economic growth in the North.   John Cridland, Chair of Transport for the North and former […]

Transport for the North welcomes Government’s commitment to Northern Powerhouse






A staggering €159.5 billion in Value Added Tax (VAT) revenues were lost across the EU in 2014 according to figures released by the European Commission today. Research shows that the overall difference between the expected VAT revenue and the amount actually collected (the so-called ‘VAT Gap’) amounted once again to an […]

VAT Gap: Nearly €160 billion lost in uncollected revenues in ...