Business News


Are you registered for Making Tax Digital yet?


2 Apr 2019

Launched on 1 April 2019, most VAT registered businesses are now required to comply with the new Making Tax Digital …
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ITV presenter Lorraine Kelly wins important IR35 appeal


2 Apr 2019

Lorraine Kelly has won an appeal against HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) at a First Tier Tribunal (FTT) following a …
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UK SMEs hit by £17.4 billion cybercrime bill in 2018


2 Apr 2019

New research from internet service provider, Beaming, has revealed that in 2018 UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) were affected …
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Tax-free HMRC scheme assists families with childcare costs


2 Apr 2019

A Government scheme set up by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is advising parents to apply for the Tax-Free Childcare …
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Invoice fraud cost UK firms £93 million last year


2 Apr 2019

A recent survey conducted by UK Finance revealed that more than four in 10 UK businesses are unaware of the …
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Businesses get to grips with new employment costs


2 Apr 2019

Employers across the UK are starting April with a sudden increase in employment costs following a rise in workplace pension …
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Spring Statement 2019


13 Mar 2019

On any other day, the Chancellor’s Spring Statement would have dominated the headlines. However, with the UK’s scheduled withdrawal from …
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National Living Wage to rise next month


12 Mar 2019

From 1 April 2019, employers will be required by law to pay their employees a higher minimum wage rate. It …
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Are you making full use of the generous R&D relief scheme?


12 Mar 2019

Hundreds of businesses across the UK enjoy tax relief totalling millions of pounds thanks to the Government’s generous R&D relief …
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Tribunal finds in favour of Middlesbrough FC in low pay claim


12 Mar 2019

In a landmark case, Middlesbrough FC has effectively won the right to pay staff below the minimum wage by providing …
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