Aggregates Levy (Registration) (Amend) Regs 2014
- Construction ,
- Resource extraction ,
- Pollution & Waste Management
The Aggregates Levy (Registration and Miscellaneous Provisions) (Amendment) Regulations 2014 came into force on 1 April 2014
1 April 2014
Waste - UK
The Aggregates Levy (Registration and Miscellaneous Provisions) (Amendment) Regulations 2014 support the removal of exemptions from the aggregates levy, as these are subject to a state aid investigation underway by the European Commission.
Changes mean parties benefitting from the levy exemptions prior to 1 April 2014 do not need to notify the HMRC that they are now liable for this tax.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has published a new 'Green Claims Code' to ensure businesses are not misleading consumers about their environmental credentials.
Over two million hectares of Brazilian rainforest could be legally converted to supply the UK with soy under a new anti-deforestation law proposed by the government, the WWF has found.
In Elliott-Smith v Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the claimant applied for judicial review of the legality of the defendants’ joint decision to create the UK Emissions Trading Scheme (UK ETS) as a substitute for UK participation in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS).
In R. (on the application of Hudson) v Windsor and Maidenhead RBC, the appellant appealed against a decision to uphold the local authority’s grant of planning permission for the construction of a holiday village at the Legoland Windsor Resort.