The UK multinational energy and services company Centrica has purchased the US energy company SmartWatt in a £29 million deal.
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has recently issued nearly 350,000 incorrect short tax returns, indicating an error in taxpayers’ capital gains allowance.
A quarter of the cases on HM Revenue & Customs’ (HMRC) list of major defaulters are from the restaurant and takeaway sector, according to the latest data.
New research has revealed that as many as 89,000 people are turning up to work hungover or under the influence of alcohol every day, costing the economy around £1.4 billion a year.
The UK economy has weathered the worst of the Brexit financial fallout and should be able to continue without “too much damage”, experts have said.
The tax gap – the difference between the amount of tax that should be paid and what is actually paid – has shrunk to just 5.6 per cent.
The Mortgage Advice Bureau (MAB) has acquired 80 per cent of First Mortgage Direct (FMD) for £16.5 million.
The Government has announced new measures to ensure that small businesses get paid on time.
UK industry is calling for the Government to delay plans to extend the IR35 tax law to the private sector.
Last year, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) attracted a record £6.7 billion in equity investments, representing a five per cent year-on-year increase. According to the British Business Bank’s annual Small Business Equity Tracker report, the