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Thursday, 29 March 2012
Wednesday, 28 March 2012
Tuesday, 27 March 2012
As the start date for pension auto-enrolment approaches, the Government has confirmed that the earnings limits for contributions will rise in line with the thresholds for tax and national insurance. Find out how this will affect you by reading the article here. If you have any questions about how this will affect your company, please contact us.
Monday, 26 March 2012
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has urged the Government to give the Regulatory Policy Committee (RPC) more powers to protect small businesses against excessive or inappropriate regulation. Find out more and read the article here.
An extra 1.3 million people on ‘relatively modest salaries’ could be forced to pay tax at the higher rate of 40%, a leading think-tank has claimed. Find out more on our website.
Friday, 23 March 2012
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Wednesday, 21 March 2012
Monday, 19 March 2012
Friday, 16 March 2012
Chancellor George Osborne is considering abolishing the 50p top rate of income tax and is said to be discussing the issue with ministers today, ahead of next week’s Budget. Read the article here to find out more.
Thursday, 15 March 2012
Online traders are being urged to settle any unpaid tax bills following the launch of a new campaign by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). Find out more on our website.
Wednesday, 14 March 2012
Chancellor George Osborne is considering the introduction of new long-term bonds, which would not be repaid for 100 years or more. Find out more here.
Tuesday, 13 March 2012
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) should be even-handed when managing tax disputes, regardless of the size of the company or tax bill involved, according to a group of MPs. Find out more on our website.
Friday, 9 March 2012
Business groups have expressed mixed reactions to plans to reform the tribunal system, following the end of a Government consultation on the issue. Find out more on our website.
Thursday, 8 March 2012
The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has called on the Government to make the tax system simpler for pensioners, and has suggested that the taxation of state pensions might end altogether. Read the article to find out more.
Monday, 5 March 2012
Friday, 2 March 2012
The Chancellor George Osborne is facing renewed pressure to scrap the 50p rate of income tax after businesses accused him of putting 'populist politics before sound economics'. To find out more, read the article here.