Business News


Food and drink on exports menu


25 Nov 2013

Hundreds of British food and drink firms are set to benefit from a new exports action plan that aims to …
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1.6m say ‘I’m in’ to auto-enrolment


25 Nov 2013

More than 1.6 million people have started saving for retirement under the government’s auto-enrolment initiative. The rollout of automatic enrolment …
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Countdown begins to national insurance cut


25 Nov 2013

Legislation is on its way that will cut the costs of every business and charity employer by hundreds of pounds …
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Special day showcases small businesses


25 Nov 2013

The UK’s small businesses will step into the spotlight for a special day celebrating what they have to offer next …
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Tax gap continues to narrow


25 Nov 2013

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)  has put the estimated tax gap – the difference between tax due and what is …
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Food exports on the menu


25 Oct 2013

UK food and drink businesses are being urged to tap into a growing international market for their products and boost …
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Businesses get guidance on first aid changes


25 Oct 2013

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has published guidance to help businesses put in place appropriate arrangements following changes to …
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Shake-up on way for insolvency rules


25 Oct 2013

Businesses and individuals affected by insolvency are set to benefit from moves to bring insolvency rules into the 21st century. …
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Cable pledges crackdown on ‘rogue’ directors


25 Oct 2013

Business Secretary Vince Cable has announced plans for reforms to make sure directors face “the strongest possible consequences” if they …
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Landlords offered chance to tidy up tax affairs


25 Oct 2013

Landlords who let residential property, and fail to tell HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) about all their rental income, are …
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