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Strong quarter for SME manufacturers - 1 February 2018

The latest figures from the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) reveal that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) operating in the manufacturing sector enjoyed strong growth in the three months to January.

Mental health episode is a “reasonable excuse” for late tax return, says HMRC - 31 January 2018

Taxpayers suffering from mental health conditions are likely to be given greater consideration should they file a late tax return, according to a leading tax authority. The Association of Tax Technicians (ATT) said HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has a

Watson Buckle – Helping businesses to fully realise their growth aspirations - 31 January 2018

We understand that your business is your life, which is why we take a special interest in each and every one of our clients, helping them to achieve their unique growth objectives. In recent years, one of our clients, Greys

‘New employers’ must have a pension plan in place by 1 February 2018 - 30 January 2018

Employers who first set up their business between 1 July 2017 and 30 September 2017 are being reminded that they must have automatically enrolled their employees into a workplace pension scheme before 1 February 2018.

Small businesses admit to being late payers - 26 January 2018

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are not quite the punctual payers they think they are, according to a new study, with 69 per cent of finance managers admitting to being “frequent late payers”.

Third of taxpayers yet to complete Self Assessment with just one week to go - 24 January 2018

Almost a third of tax returns are outstanding with just a week to go before the January Self Assessment deadline, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has revealed.

Britain is ‘a great place to do business’, say SMEs - 23 January 2018

According to a new study, almost three quarters (72 per cent) of established small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) believe that the UK is a great place to set up a new business.