It would be easy to write off the attitude of both as ‘only little earthlings pay taxes’, but the current taxation system allows them to get away with it.
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Daniel Hannan: We cannot allow our solution to the problem of illiberalism to depart from liberal principles
As the culture war becomes more vicious, we lose sight of what ought to be the elemental precepts of a liberal society.
The centre isn’t where he or ConservativeHome or anyone else wants it to be. It’s where it is – “Far From Notting Hill”.
Robert Palmer: To support the levelling up agenda, the Government should follow Biden’s plan to tackle corporate tax avoidance
Voters across the political spectrum are united in their wish to see more done here.
Amazon should not be allowed to further undermine the high street with soulless, automated shops that the public neither need nor want.
Tracey Follows: Vaccine passports just the start of a digital identity revolution. Here’s what you need to know.
The truth is that all nations are becoming digital nations, and their digital citizens will require access to digital services.
Japan, Korea, Taiwan and now China, have all invested heavily in new technologies – through government support for new industries.
Stephen Booth: Now our own Government says it may trigger Article 16 in Northern Ireland. Is the move a bluff? Or is it for real?
The EU’s missteps over the last week have provided an excellent opportunity to seek changes to the Protocol that might provide for a more durable settlement.
Likewise, if a cruise ship wants proof of vaccination before you board, it should have the right to. Here’s why.
Wind and nuclear power both produce electricity. But if someone said we needed a tax on wind power to subsidise nuclear, you’d think they were mad.
The ideas of that decade are still with us, staggering around like a zombie in a garish “Global Hypercolor” t-shirt.
The Government is under pressure to tell the public to wear face masks. But if there’s not enough evidence, why?
Ryan Bourne: The upside-world of virus economics. And why we free marketeers must adapt our usual ways of thinking.
The theoretical aim of policy then should be bridging over what is hopefully a short pause in activity – eliminating near-term distress for households and businesses.
Plus: Is a stronger Labour Leader better for the Conservatives? And: Amazing Amazon advertising.
It stretches credulity to just assume that rent-seeking or uncompetitive markets account for all British top wealth.