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Future of Tax: Final Report

The Tax Working Group has issued its final report on its review of the tax system on 21 February 2019. This follows the release an interim report in September 2018.


Future of Tax: Final Report Volume I - Recommendations (PDF 1.11 MB)

Future of Tax: Final Report Volume II - Design Details of the Proposed Extension of Capital Gains Taxation (PDF 727.63 KB)

Charts and Data - Future of Tax: Final Report Volume I - Recommendations (XLSX 1.1 MB)

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Publishing information

Reports by the TWG

Issue date: Thursday, 21 February 2019

Version note:

  • Issued by the Tax Working Group
  • Vol I: ISBN: 978-1-98-858003-6 (Online)
  • Vol II: ISBN: 978-1-98-858004-3 (Online)

Copyright: © Crown Copyright, Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

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