The Treasury plan to shift the burden of proof in tax evasion cases onto those with undeclared offshore assets. But are they being too heavy-handed? And will HMRC be able to cope with the extra workload?
"At least one million people on PAYE overpay tax annually, many of whom never claim it back, so why are so many people happy to sit back and let the government take our money?" Anthony D'Alton of TaxChecker highlights the issue of tax overpayment