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Kickstart scheme now live – but largely out of reach…

When Rishi Sunak announced the Kickstart scheme as part of his Summer Economic update, it sounded like a great opportunity for businesses to recruit younger workers into new jobs. The original announcement stated: Younger people are the hardest hit in terms of retaining and finding jobs. For employers who recruit 16 to 24 year olds […]

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The 5% VAT boost to your cashflow

The 5% VAT rate cut is temporary, designed to boost the hospitality industry as we come out of Coronavirus. It is effective until 12th January 2021, after which the rate for all affected areas will return to 20%, or the prevailing VAT rate at the time. There is though, an opportunity for this to bring […]

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FCA issues further mortgage support guidance

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has announced new proposals to ensure that mortgage providers provide “tailored support” to borrowers facing pandemic related payment issues. The draft guidance suggests that lenders offer a menu of options to customers that’s based on their particular circumstances rather than a standard approach. These options could include extending the mortgage […]

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Capturing the captions & your random thoughts!

Video is a key method to share your expertise with your target market, and captions are a fabulous way to increase the number of meaningful views your videos will get. In this video, we’re sharing: – a new way to add captions to your video, that will save you time. – new-to-us news around adding […]

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Have you overpaid Corporation Tax?

UHY Hacker Young have identified that UK Businesses overpaid at least £9.1billion in Corporation Tax in the year to 31st March 2020. This was an increase of 12.4% over the previous year, and is likely to be much higher this year, as the impact of Coronavirus reduces profits. Many larger businesses have to make payments […]

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Government announces a review of the Business Rates Scheme

The Government has published a call for evidence on the overhaul of the business rates system that applies in England. The Government announced at the 2020 Budget in March that it would conduct a review of the business rates system in England. It’s looking for input from businesses, business representative organisations, local authorities, rating agents, […]

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