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More than a third of SMEs offering flexible working to reduce absenteeism, study finds - 22 August 2018

Over a third of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are offering flexible working hours in a bid to support their staff, compared to just under a quarter of larger firms.

UK businesses boosted by £9 billion thanks to superfast broadband - 20 August 2018

New Government figures indicate that gaining access to faster broadband has boosted UK businesses by £9 billion.

HMRC launches new customs service - 17 August 2018

Businesses trading internationally can now use the first iteration of the new Customs Declaration Service (CDS).

Calls for SMEs to ‘go cashless’ - 16 August 2018

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are facing mounting pressure to ‘go cashless’ and adopt new payments technology in order to keep up to speed with consumer trends.

More than half of UK landlords are optimistic about outlook for buy to let market - 15 August 2018

A new survey has found that over half of landlords in the UK feel optimistic about the buy to let sector despite a raft of regulatory and tax changes introduced in recent years.

Record high of £14.6bn paid in corporation tax by UK financial services sector - 13 August 2018

The UK financial services (FS) sector paid a record high of £14.6 billion worth of corporation tax (including Bank Levy) in the last year, up 24 per cent from the £11.8bn paid during the 2015/16 financial year according to industry

Have you used your unused pensions annual allowance? - 13 August 2018

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has reminded taxpayers that they can carry forward any unused annual allowance if their pension savings exceed this year’s allowance.