Can you benefit from capital allowances on your business premises? - 08/06/2017
If you own your own business premises, you may be entitled to claim capital allowances on some of the costs associated with the ‘intrinsic fabrication’ of the building.
Britain faces ‘a business support black hole’ post-Brexit, according to the FSB - 08/06/2017
A new study from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has indicated that the UK’s army of small firms will face a funding shortfall of around £3.6 billion by 2021 as a result of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU.
Receipts rise as Corporation Tax rates fall - 08/06/2017
Corporation Tax receipts reached a record high in the 2016-17 financial year, with a total of £56 billion collected, a 21 per cent year-on-year increase.
The Big Squeeze – Pay and consumer spending to slow down - 08/06/2017
With inflation hovering around 2.7 per cent, many businesses are facing a period of higher costs and reduced consumer spending – a trend which could see average pay rises this year hit just one per cent, according to the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).
Software that makes you WannaCry – The importance of cyber security - 08/06/2017
Last month more than 200,000 computers in 150 countries were infected during the WannaCry ransomware attack, including the systems of a number of NHS trusts.
The Inheritance Tax main residence additional nil-rate band - 08/06/2017
A new additional nil-rate band of £100,000 for Inheritance Tax (IHT) on main residences, when bequeathed to a direct descendent, came into effect at the start of the new tax year in April 2017.