Inflation remains at one-year low

Posted in Blog, Economy on June 14, 2018

UK inflation remained at a one-year low of 2.4 per cent in May, despite many economists predicting a rise to 2.6 per cent following a surge in the cost …

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Government unveils new ‘start-up’ visa

Posted in Blog, SME on June 13, 2018

The Government has revealed details of a new ‘start-up’ visa, aimed at getting entrepreneurs into Britain faster.

SMEs urged to improve productivity

Posted in Blog, Business, Business Blog, SME, SMEs, SMEs / Business on June 11, 2018

A new study suggests that ‘poor company culture’ is costing the UK economy billions of pounds every single year – and that small and medium-sized …

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One in ten SMEs have spent more than £50,000 recovering from a cyber attack

Posted in Blog, Business, Business Blog, SME, SMEs, SMEs / Business on June 7, 2018

A worrying new report has revealed the true costs small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can face if they fall victim to cybercrime.

The rise of the freelance economy

Posted in Blog, SMEs, SMEs / Business on June 6, 2018

The desire to work flexibly is taking workers out of the office to become their own boss, a new study has revealed.

HMRC cracks down on ‘call forwarding’ scams

Posted in Blog, HMRC, Tax, Tax Blog on June 4, 2018

In a press release issued over the weekend, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has revealed that it has saved taxpayers some £2.4 million by cracking down …

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SMEs increasingly exploring alternative finance options

Posted in Blog, Business Blog, SME, SMEs, SMEs / Business on May 31, 2018

A new study suggests that UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are increasingly exploring alternative finance options as opposed to relying solely …

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HMRC considers extension of IR35 rules to private sector

Posted in Blog, SME, SMEs on May 21, 2018

After much deliberation, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has finally shed light on the future of IR35 tax legislation in the private sector.