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Owners of personal service companies could face stricter tax rules

Date: 06/08/15

Individuals who run a personal service company (PSC) are warned that they could face higher tax bills in the future as HM Revenues and Customs (HMRC) looks to re-evaluate its tax rules. HMRC have put forward a proposal to amend Intermediaries... Read More

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Businesses need to act now before the Annual Investment Allowance drops

Date: 13/07/15

Businesses are encouraged to take full advantage of the half a million pound Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) available to them now before the rate drops at the start of next year. This warning comes following the Chancellor's Summer Budget... Read More

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Budget 2015 - SMEs could see smaller profits after summer budget

Date: 09/07/15

Measures introduced in the Chancellor's Summer Budget may affect the profit margins of SMEs.  George Osborne's seventh Budget the first of this Conservative Government heralded a decrease in Corporation Tax but saw a rise in dividend taxes. SMEs... Read More

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Auto enrolment - are you ready?

Date: 02/07/15

Auto enrolment is the statutory requirement on an employer to:When these requirements will need to be satisfied, and when the new laws come into effect, will be determined by reference to an employer's 'staging date'. Prior to an employers staging... Read More

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More UK start-ups survive first year of business than European counterparts

Date: 15/06/15

A recent study shows more of Britain' start-ups are surviving their first year of business than their European peers.  The research conducted by Rosseau Associates highlights that of the 234, 000 UK businesses launched in 2011, 93 per cent of... Read More

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