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Budget 2015 - SME's recognised as backbone of Britain

Date: 19/03/15

Recognising the contributions made by micro-businesses in terms of UK wealth and reducing the number of unemployed, this final Budget of the current Parliament, delivered 50 days before the next General Election, offered some key benefits. SMEs make... Read More

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Be prepared for changes to prompt payment discounts

Date: 17/03/15

Business owners are reminded that HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has announced the rules surrounding VAT declaration on prompt payment discounts (PPDs) are changing from 1 April 2015.  PPDs offer a reduction to the price of goods and services... Read More

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Employers to reveal gender pay gap

Date: 10/03/15

Companies that employ more than 250 people are reminded that they will soon have to reveal differences between average pay for male and female workers under a change to a law passing through Parliament. Large firms that do not comply with the new... Read More

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TTIP of the Iceberg

Date: 09/03/15

The future of the UK's SMEs could be threatened if the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is introduced. TTIP would bring benefits to big business, but SMEs seem set to lose out.  A huge majority of UK firms are SMEs and they... Read More

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Employers reminded about the change in rules regarding PAYE

Date: 05/03/15

Businesses are reminded that they will no longer be automatically penalised for failing to file PAYE information under new changes to the legislation. Under the new rules HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has said that they will not impose PAYE filing... Read More

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