SME decision-makers are ‘wasting two days a week’ on administrative processes

Posted in Blog, Business, Business Blog, SME, SMEs, SMEs / Business on December 12, 2018

A new study published this week reveals that UK small businesses bosses and decision-makers are ‘wasting’ anywhere up to two full days every week managing …

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Generational divide over potential tax increase in UK

Posted in Blog, Tax, Tax Blog, Tax News on December 10, 2018

A recent survey conducted by Populus shows there is a clear generational divide over the issue of whether to increase taxation to help fund the public …

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UK exports jump in 2018, figures reveal

Posted in Blog, Business, HMRC, SME, SMEs, SMEs / Business on December 7, 2018

The number of businesses exporting goods in the UK has increased to 110,000, new figures reveal.

HMRC urging businesses to prepare for potential no-deal Brexit

Posted in Blog, Brexit, Business, Business Advice, Business Blog, HMRC, Latest Business News, SME, SMEs, SMEs / Business on December 6, 2018

Ahead of Britain’s upcoming departure from the European Union (EU), HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is warning businesses about the necessary steps they …

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House of Lords report criticises HMRC’s treatment of taxpayers

Posted in Blog, HMRC, Tax, Tax Blog on December 5, 2018

A new House of Lords report published this week argues that HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is treating taxpayers ‘unfairly’.

Are you entitled to a Christmas tax rebate?

Posted in Blog, HMRC, Tax, Tax Blog on December 3, 2018

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) are urging people to check whether they are entitled to claim tax relief from work expenses such as; car mileage, replacing …

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How to avoid tax scams this Christmas

Posted in Blog, HMRC, Tax, Tax Blog on November 30, 2018

The number of tax scams reported each month has jumped to 85,000, a new study has revealed.

Study suggests average small business is owed almost £25k in late payments

Posted in Blog, Business, SME, SMEs, SMEs / Business on November 28, 2018

A new study carried out by cloud software provider Xero reveals that the average small British business is owed almost £25,000 in late payments.

Should HMRC delay Making Tax Digital for VAT?

Posted in Blog, Business Blog, HMRC, Making Tax Digital, MTD on November 26, 2018

The Lords Economic Affairs Committee says the Government need to listen to small businesses and delay the rollout of Making Tax Digital for VAT programme …

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Stamp Duty relief saves first-time buyers £426 million

Posted in Blog on November 23, 2018

More than 180,500 first-time buyers have saved on purchasing their first home since the introduction of Stamp Duty Land Tax relief, new figures reveal. …

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