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SMEs urged to improve productivity - 11 June 2018

A new study suggests that ‘poor company culture’ is costing the UK economy billions of pounds every single year – and that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) need to do more to motivate their staff and boost productivity.

One in ten SMEs have spent more than £50,000 recovering from a cyber attack - 7 June 2018

A worrying new report has revealed the true costs small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can face if they fall victim to cybercrime.

The rise of the freelance economy - 6 June 2018

The desire to work flexibly is taking workers out of the office to become their own boss, a new study has revealed.

What can I do if I am struggling with payroll and auto-enrolment? - 6 June 2018

Making sure that your business is on top of its payroll obligations at all times can be difficult, as the legislation governing the likes of tax and National Insurance Contributions (NICs) is forever changing, as are the rules relating to

HMRC cracks down on ‘call forwarding’ scams - 4 June 2018

In a press release issued over the weekend, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has revealed that it has saved taxpayers some £2.4 million by cracking down on ‘call forwarding’ scams.

SMEs increasingly exploring alternative finance options - 31 May 2018

A new study suggests that UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are increasingly exploring alternative finance options as opposed to relying solely on the likes of overdrafts, credit cards and savings to fuel business growth.

What happens if I have been selected for a tax investigation? - 30 May 2018

Being subjected to a tax investigation can be a very stressful experience. Any person or business can be selected for an HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) investigation at potentially any time – meaning you never know when an enquiry might