The Education Funding Agency’s (EFA’s) latest bulletin reminds academies of a number of things of a financial nature they need to do before the end of the academic year.
Recent research suggests that automatic, and often incorrect, fines and penalties imposed on businesses by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is creating a breakdown of trust between business owners and the taxman.
A senior government adviser has suggested that high net worth individuals who are looking to get visas to reside in the UK, from countries such as China, should be encouraged to invest in start-up businesses.
The Education Funding Agency (EFA) is reminding academies that the Department for Education (DfE) is seeking views on how they and local authorities can achieve savings to the education services grant (ESG) in the 2015 to 2016 financial year.
The European Commission (EC) has upgraded its forecast for the growth of the UK economy this year to 2.7 per cent, up from 2.5 per cent only three months ago, saying that it is “broadening” and should become “firmly established”.