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I have been sent a nudge letter by HMRC – What should I do next?


11 Oct 2021

Thousands of taxpayers across the UK have received ‘nudge letters’ from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) encouraging them to declare …
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Kickstart Scheme and apprenticeship incentives extended


5 Oct 2021

Speaking at the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester, the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak announced extensions to both the Kickstart Scheme and …
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Final SEISS deadline – Submit your claim by 30th September!


23 Sep 2021

If you are applying for the fifth and final grant of the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS), you must ensure …
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Frustrated SMEs turning to unsecured loans to grow businesses


9 Sep 2021

As the UK emerges from the economic crisis caused by the pandemic there are many positive indicators of financial recovery, …
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Beware of rising house prices increasing Inheritance Tax liability


9 Sep 2021

While rising property values may seem like good news, as prices go through the roof it could land you with …
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New weapons in the war on cybercrime


9 Sep 2021

It is a nightmare that plagues both business and private users alike, but cyber security experts are continuing to fight …
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Couples could be missing out on tax breaks


9 Sep 2021

Couples may be missing out on tax breaks without realising it, according to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). Savings can …
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Minimum wage non-payment excuses ‘outrageous’


9 Sep 2021

The National Minimum Wage has been in place for more than two decades. It currently stands at £8.91 per hour …
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SME confidence is on the rise as employers make plans to expand their workforce


9 Sep 2021

Official research has found increasing confidence amongst SME employers, with 26 per cent saying they expect to increase their employee …
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How will the National Insurance and dividend tax increases affect me?


8 Sep 2021

Taxpayers face an increase in their National Insurance contributions (NICs) and dividend tax rates from 2022. To explain how this …
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