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People using the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) are encouraged to check the credentials of start-ups before investing in them. The SEIS was created to encourage individuals and other businesses to invest in new enterprise and... Read More
Small businesses are reminded that they face large fines for not adhering to new staff pension rules. Around half a million UK employers with fewer than 30 employees will be required to enrol eligible staff into a pension and start paying into it... Read More
From 6 April 2016, the pensions Lifetime Allowance (LTA) will be reduced to £1 million. The LTA is the maximum amount of pension savings you can build up without being subject to an extra charge (the Lifetime Allowance Charge). This is... Read More
According to Zurich's latest SME Risk Index, 49 per cent of the UK's small business owners worked on Christmas Day last year. The research indicated the challenges of achieving a work-life balance, with a further nine per cent having admitted to... Read More
At this time of year most people's focus will be on buying presents, putting up decorations and preparing the Christmas dinner, but people need to remember the self-assessment tax return deadline. Taxpayers who are required to complete... Read More