It is feared that family businesses and husband and wife / civil partnership teams will be hardest hit by the Dividend Tax changes brought in by Chancellor George Osborne in his Summer Budget last month.
New research has found that start-ups that were launched in the 21st Century, known as Generation Z’ companies, have changed the shape of the business landscape and helped to drive economic growth.
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has proposed an extension of its powers to go after businesses that make money online through apps stores, listings sites or similar services and don’t declare the income.
The department of Business Innovation & Skills (BIS) has announced that it is creating a new role for a small business csar tasked with tackling “unfair” business practices, such as late payment of bills to small firms.
Six UK media technology start-up businesses have been chosen to exhibit at the IBC in Amsterdam this September after taking part in a Dragon’s Den-style contest last week, where they delivered a three-minute pitch and faced a grilling by industry experts.
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is consulting on the possibility of changing the way that savers with pension pots worth more than £1m can protect their money.
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is about to put new plans forward that could mean firms who try to avoid tax could be put into ‘special measures’ if they don’t follow the “spirit” of tax legislation, not just the letter of the law.
A UK start-up business, which manufactures units that capture and use surplus electricity generated by domestic solar panels, is preparing for an energy storage war with Tesla Motors. Meanwhile, Google, Bing and Yahoo could face a new rival in the form of an ethical search engine from a UK start-up, which does not collect user…Details
Academies in some of the poorest areas in England are successfully raising academic achievement and aspirations among pupils, according to a new report.
It is believed that Chancellor George Osborne’s surprise cut in Corporation Tax in his Budget last week could increase foreign investment in the UK by up to 2 per cent, with a cut to 18 per cent; the lowest in the G20 promised by 2020.