Business News


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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Make the grandest romantic gesture and reduce your tax bill


12 Mar 2019

Getting married or conducting a civil partnership ceremony is often the happiest day of most people’s lives but unfortunately almost …
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New advisory fuel rates for company car users


12 Mar 2019

New advisory fuel rates from 1 March 2019 for drivers of company cars have fallen for all but one class …
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Delay in issuing Self-Assessment penalty notifications


12 Mar 2019

While 93.68 per cent of the 11.5 million taxpayers who were required to file their Self-Assessment Tax Returns by midnight …
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