Doctors’ Update Summer 2013

Spring is traditionally the time of year when GPs who are unhappy with their accountants invite other accountancy firms to quote for the work. In the past, the reasons for… Read more…

Directors to face pay clampdown

The government has introduced new measures to curb the excessive pay of executives at the largest companies. It is introducing regulations, which will apply to large and medium-sized companies and… Read more…

Red tape freeze extend to more businesses

A freeze exempting small businesses from some new regulations is to be extended to larger enterprises. Business Minister Michael Fallon announced on 6 June that the freeze exempting businesses with… Read more…

RTI rule relaxation extended

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is to extend the temporary relaxation of new Real Time Information (RTI) reporting rules for businesses with fewer than 50 employees. HMRC originally announced the… Read more…

UK counts £52bn cost of fraud

Fraud is costing the UK economy billions of pounds a year, new research has found. The Annual Fraud Indicator, compiled by the National Fraud Authority (NFA) and published on 6… Read more…

Look overseas, SMEs urged

A national initiative has been encouraging businesses across the UK to take advantage of high growth export markets. Export Week, which ran from 13-17 May, is designed to boost the… Read more…