Business News

Spring Statement 2022

The Chancellor has used the Spring Statement to provide further support for businesses and individuals, as we all face the challenge of increasing inflation from rising fuel prices and the impact of the war in Ukraine. As the Bank of England predicts inflation hitting...

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National Insurance & Dividend Tax Increases from 6 April 2022

As the country suffers from high inflation and increasing fuel prices the proposed increase in National Insurance and Dividend Taxation are expected to go ahead next month. The Health and Social Care Levy will then replace these increases and will apply from April...

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Pension options at the age of 55

Despite remaining complex, pensions offer you far more flexibility from the age of 55 (rising to 57 from 6 April 2028) than was once possible. If you are approaching 55, you might be feeling a twinge of trepidation or excitement that you could soon become “a...

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Chancellor announces tax and spending plans in Budget

As the country continues to deal with the COVID crisis, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced in his Budget today a broad range of measures to support businesses and households alongside details of how the ongoing support shall be financed.

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Government announces SME Brexit Support Fund

The Government has announced a £20 million SME Brexit Support Fund to support SME businesses adjust to new customs, rules of origin, and VAT rules when trading with the EU. The SME Brexit Support Fund is open to SMEs who only trade with the EU and are therefore new to...

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Brexit Trade and Co-Operation Agreement

The end of the Transition Period with the EU arrived at 11pm on 31st December 2020. A Trade and Co-Operation Agreement has been reached between the UK and the EU, which came into effect on 1st January 2021. We have considered some of the post-Brexit changes and...

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