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now in its 24th edition


taxation 24th ed cover image 24TH EDITION (2017/18) RELEASED AUGUST 1ST 2017 - CLICK HERE

- the 24th edition of this textbook was released in August 2017 and is now available for purchase from the publisher's website or via Amazon.co.uk

25% OFF - direct sale student/academic pricing details can be found here.

- changes in the new edition include:

  • complete revision of the book for both of the 2017 Budget & Finance Act
  • more Quick Quiz sections to test your knowledge at the end each of the computational chapter
  • addition of further computational questions (with answers available via your lecturer) for each chapter
  • complete re-write of all chapters
  • further use of 'fiscal facts' throughout to further your knowledge
  • updated adopting lecturer materials - including a complete set of powerpoint slides covering the entire book

taxation 23rd ed cover image 23RD EDITION (2016/17) RELEASED AUGUST 1ST 2016 - CLICK HERE

- the 23rd edition of this textbook was released at the start of August 2016 and is now available for purchase from the publisher's website or via Amazon.co.uk
25% OFF - direct sale student/academic pricing details can be found here.

- changes in the new edition include:
  • complete revision of the book for both of the 2016 Budget and Finance Act including:
    • changes to personal and age related income tax allowances;
    • implementation of the new dividend allowance and new rates of tax on dividends earned in excess of this amount;
    • significant cuts to the rates of capital gains tax (other than for residential property transactions);
    • implementation of a new CGT relief for gains made when holding shares in unlisted companies;
    • changes to the non-residential stamp duty land tax basis - to a slice style systems ;
    • implementaiton of an 'additional property' 3% surcharge rate for SDLT on transactions of residential property;
    • adjustments required related to the Business Tax Roadmap published alongside the Budget 2016;
    • updates resulting from the progress of the BEPS Action Plan and their implementaiton in the UK;
    • outline details of important changes that were announced in the Budget 2016 but will not apply until at least April 2017.

To order copies of either edition by phone please call our order phone line on 01767 604951 (NB credit card payment will be required).


Are these books not right for you? Need more questions and answers to practice?

Why not view a copy of the sister series to these books - Taxation by Alan Combs and Peter Rowes (now in its 36th edition). This is by far the longest standing tax textbook series covering the details of the UK tax market. It is particularly suitable for students following professional syllabi - however, its huge range of questions and answers will be a priceless supplement for undergraduate university courses also!

See here for full details of the 36th (2017/18) edition or to make a purchase.
See here for full details of the 35th (2016/17) edition or to make a purchase.

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