06 July, 2011
One of the main messages that came out of the Lawyer’s first Governance, Risk and Compliance Congress in Brighton this month, was that SMEs must be aware of the Bribery Act.
09 May, 2011
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is offering employers who have used Employee Benefit trusts ('EBT') (and similar arrangements) the opportunity to resolve outstanding enquiries.
09 April, 2010
From the 1st April the HMRC, in an attempt to encourage electronic payments, will not register cheque payments as received, until they have been cleared by the bank.
02 April, 2010
The Finance Bill 2010 has been published today, 1 April 2010.
25 March, 2010
Key items from the new budget.
20 February, 2010
As of April 2010 online filing of VAT will be mandatory for businesses with a turnover of £100,000 or more. The same rule will apply to businesses of any size that register for VAT as from April 2010.
18 February, 2010
Fines as high as £500,000 will come into effect after 6th April for those failing to adequately protect personal information and prevent security breaches.
26 November, 2009
A recent announcement made by the government says that in the near future debtors will be able to apply for bankruptcy on-line or by post, thereby bypassing the court system.
25 November, 2009
ICAEW have said that the public deficit should be at the top of the pre-budget report.
12 November, 2009
Anders Borg - Minister for Finance will chair the ECOFIN meeting on Tuesday 10 November 2009. One of the key issues to be discussed is the further handling of the financial and economic crisis.