The UK could face trade tariffs of up to 25 per cent on a host of exports in retaliation against a tax on US tech giants.
Month: March 2021
Two in five UK businesses have experienced a cyber-attack in the last 12 months, a major study has revealed.
Accountants who provide tax advice may be required to hold professional indemnity insurance (PII) under new laws proposed this week.
Putting off completing your HMRC Self Assessment is no longer an option as the April deadline approaches
To avoid incurring the wrath of the taxman, Self Assessment taxpayers have just over a week to get their self-assessment in order to pay any outstanding tax liabilities in full. Alternatively, they can set up an online payment plan for the 2019/20 financial year to avoid incurring penalty charges, according to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).
The success of the COVID vaccination programme helped to instil confidence within many UK businesses once more. A survey revealed that the number of confident firms is at its highest level since 2018.
Basic Payment Scheme opens for applications following “biggest change to agricultural policy in half a century”
Farming and agricultural businesses can now apply for 2021 payments under the new Basic Payment Scheme (BPS), it has been announced.
Taxpayers should remain vigilant to tax scams “threatening arrest” following a surge in reports, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has warned.
UK businesses are losing 12 per cent of their revenue because they are failing to reclaim VAT, the latest research has revealed.
The Future Fund: Breakthrough scheme, which is replacing the closed (to new applications) Future Fund scheme, will open in the UK around the start of summer.
At the start of April, the Government will introduce the new super-deduction and special rate first-year allowance to help businesses invest in qualifying plant and machinery, as the nation looks to rebuild. This new capital allowance scheme will be available to companies from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2023, offering them an incentive to…