Brown in another tax manoeuvre

Gordon Brown’s tenure has featured as many U-turns as a hapless police car in an episode of the Dukes of Hazzard. Now the government is performing an about-face over capital gains tax, only three weeks after it announced a sweeping 18% rate. But this is one change that may well have the business community high-fiving each other and bursting into shouts of ‘yee-hah’.

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here


Call: 020 8267 8121



  • Up to 4 free articles a month
  • Free email bulletins

Register Now

Get 30 days free access

Sign up for a 30 day free trial and get:

  • Full access to
  • Exclusive event discounts
  • Management Today's print magazine

Join today