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Don't ignore the taxmans demand's

Date: 22/02/16

Businesses are warned not to ignore accelerated payment notices (APNs) from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), after the department revealed that it raised more than £2 billion from the scheme in 2015. APNs were introduced in 2014 to recover disputed... Read More

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Don't be late filing your company accounts

Date: 04/02/16

Businesses are being warned to prepare their company accounts on time as new data shows that businesses in the UK have already been fined more than £65 million since April last year. The figures released by Companies House show that between April... Read More

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Nearly half of SMEs are worried about currency markets

Date: 25/01/16

The growth and profitability of internationally-trading SMEs could be affected by volatile exchange rates. A nationwide survey (by foreign exchange service providers 'World First') of more than 1, 000 senior decision makers at UK-based SMEs that... Read More

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Investors encouraged to seek of HMRC's seal of approval

Date: 20/01/16

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

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Avoid a penalty and plan ahead for staff pensions

Date: 15/01/16

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

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