Are you ready for the latest minimum wage rise? - 08/02/2018
On 1 April 2018, the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) will increase for all age groups.
HMRC offers practical support to businesses affected by Carillion’s collapse - 08/02/2018
The start of 2018 saw the somewhat unexpected collapse of one of the UK’s largest construction and contracting businesses, Carillion.
Excuses, excuses: HMRC reveals top late tax return apologies - 08/02/2018
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 (SA) deadline.
Ban on passing credit card fees on to consumers hits small businesses in the pocket - 08/02/2018
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.
Millennials set for ‘inheritance boom’… but not until the 2030s - 08/02/2018
A new report from think-tank, the Resolution Foundation, predicts that so-called ‘millennials’, those aged between 17 and 35, will receive the biggest inheritance of any post-war generation from their baby boomer parents and grandparents.
Remain-supporting former minister strikes optimistic note on post-Brexit economy - 08/02/2018
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’ by global growth figures surpassing expectations.