Public Accounts Committee


Universal Credit fiasco: can Duncan Smith save his skin?

Thu 7 Nov, AT 08:48
The Mole

George Osborne said IDS wasn't clever enough: waste of millions of pounds suggests he was right

prince charles

Prince Charles's finances: four things MPs want to know

Tue 5 Nov, AT 13:37

Public Accounts Committee calls for greater transparency and scrutiny of Duchy accounts

MPs criticise BT's monopoly of rural broadband rollout

One-Minute Read
Thu 26 Sep, AT 09:10

Report says government failed to ensure competition when allocating public money for broadband contracts

Starbucks 'chooses' to pay tax for first time in five years

First Reaction
Mon 24 Jun, AT 14:00

Coffee chain makes £5m payment to Revenue in an effort to placate unimpressed customers

MPs says HMRC should 'fully' probe Google

One-Minute Read
Thu 13 Jun, AT 11:25

Public Accounts Committee says Google should pay 'fair share of tax' to rebuild its 'shattered reputation'

Google accused of 'doing evil' by MPs over tax affairs

One-Minute Read
Fri 17 May, AT 12:40

Internet giant is 'misleading taxpayers' and using 'smoke and mirrors' to avoid exchequer

Economic benefits of HS2 are 'unclear' says Audit Office

One-Minute Read
Thu 16 May, AT 09:53

Report says government claims rail link will drive growth outside London not backed up by data

Treasury accountants accused of helping rich to avoid tax

One-Minute Read
Fri 26 Apr, AT 14:36

'Poachers turn gamekeepers turn poacher again' as big four firms allegedly exploit insider knowledge

Google boss Eric Schmidt: You're lucky to have us

First Reaction
Tue 23 Apr, AT 11:49

Search engine chief says firm helps 'empower' growth - plus all their British employees pay taxes


All in it together: Are MPs taking too many holidays?

Mon 22 Apr, AT 10:21
The Mole

Labour MP breaks ranks to suggest politicians are taking too many breaks as economy struggles