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Amazon tax avoidance: retailer pays £3m tax on £4bn UK sales

First Reaction
Thu 16 May, AT 09:04

Online retailer also received more in government grants last year than it paid in corporation tax

Actress Junie Hoang sues IMDb site for revealing her true age

Talking Point
Thu 11 Apr, AT 13:18

B-movie actress's $1m lawsuit puts the issue of Hollywood's age discrimination in the spotlight

HMV saved from closure by £50m rescue deal with Hilco

One-Minute Read
Fri 5 Apr, AT 10:47

Plan to save stricken music chain, backed by entertainment industry, could save 2,500 jobs


YouTube set to launch paid-for channels

One-Minute Read
Wed 30 Jan, AT 10:13

Online video site plans to enter subscription market, competing with streaming giants Netflix

Stop moralising and change tax law, top accountant tells PM

One-Minute Read
Mon 28 Jan, AT 13:15

Ernst & Young partner tells Cameron it's a company's duty to investors to pay the lowest tax possible

Record companies back bid to save some HMV branches

Mon 21 Jan, AT 09:01

Record labels would offer preferential terms to keep a high street presence for their products

12m Brits now own tablets and cite news as big attraction

Wed 16 Jan, AT 08:55

By March, more than third of Britons will own a tablet computer, according to YouGov survey

HMV: the day the music died after 92 years on high street

Tue 15 Jan, AT 08:13

Deloitte appointed as administrators as HMV gives up the fight with 4,350 staff jobs at risk

Starbucks agrees to pay up £20m in tax

Fri 7 Dec, AT 10:20

Consumer boycott forces American chain to pay up


Blood, sweat and tears: no end in sight to austerity measures

Wed 5 Dec, AT 17:04
The Mole

George Osborne hits benefit claimants hardest - but many middle-class taxpayers will suffer too