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Tuesday, 30 October 2012
A quarter of small firms are ‘unaware’ of forthcoming changes to the way in which they must report their payroll, a leading business group has warned. To find out more about RTI, read the article here or contact us for more information.
Monday, 29 October 2012
Friday, 26 October 2012
Prime Minister David Cameron has announced a multi-billion pound boost for the UK supply chain, following an agreement by some of the UK’s leading companies to commit to a Supply Chain Finance scheme. Find out more on our website.
Tuesday, 23 October 2012
The UK ‘tax gap’, which indicates the difference between the amount of tax that should have been collected by HM Revenue & Customs, and the amount of tax that was actually collected, has risen to £32bn, according to the latest figures. Find out more and read the article on our website.
Monday, 22 October 2012
The Government’s independent forecasting body, the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR), has revealed that it failed to anticipate the scale of the economic slowdown in the UK between 2010 and 2012, predicting that growth would be six times stronger than the latest economic figures actually suggest. To find out more, click here to read the article.
Friday, 19 October 2012
Plans to make it easier for workers to transfer their workplace pensions could cut individuals’ retirement income by up to a quarter, some experts have warned. Find out more on our website.
Wednesday, 17 October 2012
Tuesday, 16 October 2012
Monday, 15 October 2012
Friday, 12 October 2012
The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) is urging online retailers to review their websites, following the revelation that more than a third of the UK’s top retail sites are breaking consumer laws. Read the article on our website.
Thursday, 11 October 2012
The Government has announced a raft of changes to the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, as part of its efforts to reduce the regulatory burden on UK businesses. Find out more on our website.
Wednesday, 10 October 2012
Chancellor George Osborne has unveiled plans for a new employee share ownership scheme, under which employees will exchange some of their existing employment rights for the right to own shares in the business. Find out more on our website.
Tuesday, 9 October 2012
Extending the national insurance contributions (NICs) holiday to all micro firms would create an additional 45,000 jobs, according to a leading business group. To find out more, read the article here.
Monday, 8 October 2012
The Government has ruled out the introduction of a so-called ‘mansion tax’, and has stated that it needs to make a further £16bn of savings by 2015/16 in order to meet its fiscal targets. Find out more and read the article here.
Friday, 5 October 2012
The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has welcomed the announcement that high speed 4G mobile internet services will be running on multiple networks across the UK, up to six months earlier than originally planned. Find out more on our website.
Thursday, 4 October 2012
A leading business group has called for further clarification on the new health and safety Fee For Intervention (FFI) rules, after it raised concerns over ‘ambiguities’ in the current legislation. To find out more, read the rest of the article here.
Wednesday, 3 October 2012
A new small claims track has been introduced to the Patents County Court, with the aim of speeding up the court process and making it easier for small and medium-sized businesses in England and Wales to protect their intellectual property (IP). Find out more on our website.
Tuesday, 2 October 2012
The UK economy grew in the three months to September but fixing the country’s finances will take longer than planned, according to the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC). Find out more and read the article here.
Monday, 1 October 2012
Radical changes to the UK workplace pension system, which will affect millions of individuals, have started to take effect. Find out more and read the article on our website.