New tax taskforces launched

The holiday industry in East Anglia, people in London claiming VAT repayments they are not entitled to and Northern Ireland’s restaurant trade are being targeted by new HM Revenue &… Read more…

New help to boost SME cyber security

Small businesses have been offered new support to help protect against cyber attacks. The move came after the Information Security Breaches Survey, which was commissioned by the Department for Business,… Read more…

New NMW rates confirmed

The government has announced the new National Minimum Wage (NMW) rates that will take effect on 1 October. The following rates will come into effect on 1 October 2013: the… Read more…

Funding for Lending given new boost

Business leaders have given a cautious welcome to the governments’ plan to extend the Funding for Lending scheme. The scheme is designed to encourage banks to lend by making cheap… Read more…