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Inaugural Autumn Budget date announced - October 2017

The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, has announced that the first Autumn Budget to take place since the set-piece statement’s move to …

The Finance Bill is back and little has changed - October 2017

Earlier this year the Government announced that a number of the controversial provisions within its Finance Bill would be dropped …

Admin takes up 120 days every year for UK small businesses - October 2017

Research published in September has found that 5.6 per cent of working time at small businesses in the UK is …

Cricket club stumped by VAT dispute - October 2017

An Oxfordshire cricket club has been left having to stump up a hefty tax bill after losing a VAT dispute. …

All change for the UK’s cash - October 2017

It’s all change when it comes to cash. Last month saw the introduction of a new £10 note and this …

Late payments damage the UK economy, research shows - October 2017

Late payments are a headache that most small businesses are familiar with, but new research shows that late payments create …

Students could be entitled to a tax refund as they head back to university - October 2017

Students who have been heading back to university in recent weeks could be entitled to a helpful tax refund, according …

Dividend Tax changes set to hit small business owners and investors - October 2017

Changes to the Dividend Tax regime, which will see the existing tax-free allowance fall from £5,000 to £2,000 from April …

Self-employed workers may miss out on mortgages due to changes in delivery of SA302 forms - September 2017

Self-employed workers in the UK have reported their struggles to acquire a mortgage, after HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) changed …

Revenue’s crackdown on VAT evaders yields £3.4 billion from small and medium firms - September 2017

New analysis of HM Revenue & Customs’ (HMRC’s) data has revealed that the department collected an additional £3.4 billion from …