UK businesses could lose £195 million per day in workplace productivity

Posted in Blog, SMEs, SMEs / Business | Posted on 13 Nov, 2019

According to new research, the UK economy could lose £195 million per day in wages because employees are spending an average of 1 hour 24 minutes every day being unproductive.

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HMRC’s five money-saving tips

Posted in Blog, HMRC, Tax | Posted on 11 Nov, 2019

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has highlighted five money-saving tips to help boost your finances.

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Government to simplify corporate tax regime for small businesses

Posted in Blog | Posted on 8 Nov, 2019

The Treasury has today responded to the Office of Tax Simplification’s (OTS) major new report, simplifying tax for smaller businesses.

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Government announces £56 million funding to boost business productivity

Posted in Blog, Economy, SMEs, SMEs / Business | Posted on 7 Nov, 2019

The Government has launched a new £56 million wave of funding in a bid to boost productivity throughout the UK economy.

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South West accountant plays an important role in the merger of two leading global accounting groups

Posted in Blog | Posted on 6 Nov, 2019

MGI Worldwide and CPAAI (CPA Associates International) have merged to create the world’s 16th largest accountancy group*. Roger Isaacs, a Partner at Milsted Langdon, is chairman of MGI Worldwide and co-chair of the new organisation.

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HMRC to clamp down on tax avoidance

Posted in Blog, Tax | Posted on 6 Nov, 2019

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is set to clamp down on tax avoidance, after stating that it is “doubling the resources” to tackle those in the avoidance supply chain.

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Calls for HMRC to simplify the UK’s tax system for self-employed and landlords

Posted in Blog, Tax | Posted on 4 Nov, 2019

A Government adviser has said that the UK’s tax system is causing issues for self-employed individuals and private landlords and therefore HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) should consider simplifying it.

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Nine in 10 off-payroll workers incorrectly paying tax, says HMRC

Posted in Blog, HMRC, SMEs, SMEs / Business, Tax | Posted on 1 Nov, 2019

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has published new guidance on changes to off-payroll working rules coming into effect in the private sector next year.

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Personal insolvencies on the verge of highest level for a decade

Posted in Blog, Insolvency | Posted on 31 Oct, 2019

According to official figures, the number of people facing insolvency is set to reach the highest level for almost a decade, following an annual increase of more than 22 per cent in December.

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How can I spot the signs of fraud?

Posted in Blog, Forensic | Posted on 30 Oct, 2019

More than five and a half million offences of fraud are now thought to take place each year, accounting for almost half of all crime in the country.

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