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Remain-supporting former minister strikes optimistic note on post-Brexit economy

Remain-supporting former minister strikes optimistic note on post-Brexit economy

Posted in Latest News on February 2, 2018

Former Conservative Treasury Minister, Lord Jim O’Neil has told the BBC that gloomy predictions for the post-Brexit UK economy are likely to be ‘dwarfed’ …

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Millennials set for ‘inheritance boom’… but not until the 2030s

Millennials set for ‘inheritance boom’… but not until the 2030s

Posted in Latest News on February 2, 2018

A new report from think-tank, the Resolution Foundation, predicts that so-called ‘millennials’, those aged between 17 and 35, will receive the biggest …

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Ban on passing credit card fees on to consumers hits small businesses in the pocket

Ban on passing credit card fees on to consumers hits small businesses in the pocket

Posted in Latest News on February 2, 2018

A ban on passing on charges from credit card providers to consumers, which came into effect last month, is hitting small businesses in the pocket. Businesses …

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Excuses, excuses: HMRC reveals top late tax return apologies

Excuses, excuses: HMRC reveals top late tax return apologies

Posted in Latest News on February 2, 2018

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has once again revealed the worst excuses that taxpayers have given them for failing to meet the 31 January Self-Assessment …

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HMRC offers practical support to businesses affected by Carillion’s collapse

HMRC offers practical support to businesses affected by Carillion’s collapse

Posted in Latest News on February 2, 2018

The start of 2018 saw the somewhat unexpected collapse of one of the UK’s largest construction and contracting businesses, Carillion. Despite winning …

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Are you ready for the latest minimum wage rise?

Are you ready for the latest minimum wage rise?

Posted in Latest News on February 2, 2018

On 1 April 2018, the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) will increase for all age groups. Aimed at improving the prospects of young …

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Revenue aims for 100 serious and complex tax crime prosecutions by 2022

Revenue aims for 100 serious and complex tax crime prosecutions by 2022

Posted in Latest News on January 8, 2018

With tax avoidance and evasion continuing to be high on the political agenda, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has announced its intention to achieve 100 …

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Points mean penalties in HM Revenue & Customs late filing reforms

Points mean penalties in HM Revenue & Customs late filing reforms

Posted in Latest News on January 8, 2018

A shake-up of penalties for late submissions and payments under the Government’s Making Tax Digital (MTD) programme is to see a points-based system introduced, …

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Don’t PIN your hopes on paying your tax by credit card

Don’t PIN your hopes on paying your tax by credit card

Posted in Latest News on January 8, 2018

If you have in the past paid your tax bill using a credit card, you will need to use a different method this year. That is because credit card payments …

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Recently given your staff a gift?

Recently given your staff a gift?

Posted in Latest News on January 8, 2018

Maybe you have recently given your staff members a bottle of wine or a voucher to help celebrate the New Year or as a thank you for their services in 2018, …

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