Companies caught backdating

The amendments in the Taxation (Annual Rates for 2016–17, Closely Held Companies, and Remedial Matters) Act 2017 aim to simplify the rules and reduce compliance costs, while ensuring that the rules remain robust and in line with intended policy.Closely held companies typically have just a few shareholders but can have widely varying net worth and business focus.Many recent corporate collapses and scandals have involved false or inappropriate accounting of some sort (see list at accounting scandals).The following list of corporations involved major collapses, through the risk of job losses or size of the business, and meant entering into insolvency or bankruptcy, or being nationalised or requiring a non-market loan by a government. The chairman of Ocwen Financial, the beleaguered mortgage servicing company, is expected to step down from his position Friday after more than 27 years on the job — his reputation shredded and his net worth tattered.Years of regulatory investigations into alleged foreclosure and mortgage-financing shenanigans caught up with Erbey last year.

A speculative bubble saw the share price reach over £1000 in August 1720, but then crash in September.

If you have your own limited company, you can get very significant tax advantages through pensions while at the same time building up a fund which you can start withdrawing from starting at age 55.

Everything changed for pensions funding since the so-called 'A Day' in April 2006 when the regime was vastly liberalised.

News and information about the Government's tax policy work programme, including: - proposed changes to the laws that Inland Revenue is responsible for - updates on the progress of bills through Parliament - policy announcements This special report provides information on changes to the tax rules for closely held companies contained in the Taxation (Annual Rates for 2016–17, Closely Held Companies, and Remedial Matters) Bill introduced in May 2016 and enacted in March 2017.

Information in this special report precedes full coverage of the new legislation that will be published in a future edition of the .