Budget

global map

Budget2011: Government hopes to collect £750m a year from disguised remuneration legislation

The Budget Book says that the government hopes to make £3.77bn this Parliament from legislation to tackle offshore vehicles designed to defer liabilities

23 Mar 2011

George Osborne Budget 2011

Budget2011: Full coverage

In-depth coverage of George Osborne's Budget. All the latest news, views and opinions

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Personal tax allowance up £630

Personal tax allowance is being increased by £630 to £8,105

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Air passenger duty rise to be delayed

Government will be consulting on air passenger duty

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Fuel duty cut by 1p/litre

Fair fuel stabiliser is being introduced

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Fair fuel stabiliser

The Chancellor has announced a fair fuel stabiliser which will see the levy on oil production increase from 20% to 32%.

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Clampdown on tax avoidance

Clampdown on tax avoidance and evasion expected to raise £1bn annually during parliamentary term; new strategy paper to review abuses of stamp duty, capital gains; disguised remuneration'; and 'low value consignment relief'

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Duty on alcohol and cigarettes

Alcohol duty to remain unchanged, as previously announced, tobacco to increase 2% above inflation

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Mileage allowance to climb to 45p

Mileage allowance climbs for first time in 10 years

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Personal allowance up £630 from 2012

Another personal allowance increase announced

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Gift aid boost

Gift aid threshold for small donations raised to £5,000

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Inheritance tax breaks for charity donations announced

People who leave money to charity will have this taken off their inheritance tax bills

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: £2bn extra for green bank

Green investment bank to receive an extra £2bn

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Northern Ireland wins consultation on corporation tax

A separate rate of corporation tax in Northern Ireland is to be consulted on

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: 21 new enterprise zones to be announced

The chancellor has announced there will be 21 new enterprise zones across England

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Carbon price

Carbon has been given a price floor in the latest budget

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: R&D tax credit relief for small Cos up to 225%

New R&D relief rate announced

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Chancellor cans 43 reliefs

The Chancellor has promised to get rid of 43 reliefs recommended by the Office of Tax Simplification

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: 50% tax rate 'temporary'

George Osborne says the 50% tax rate for high earners is temporary and up for examination.

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Business rate relief extended

Chancellor announces rate relief holiday will be extended to October 2012 at a cost £370m to the treasury

23 Mar 2011

Page 8 of 10

2shotguests

How software as a service can meet the strategic needs of a growing business

Organisations are now looking for a software service that is cost effective, flexible, streamlined and able to meet the needs of the business both today and in the future

This web seminar will explain how finance directors can monitor and understand the various financial costs of staff turnover

The Practitioner: Pruning clients, growing staff numbers

Not so easy come easy go for the Practitioner, as a troublesome client is finally given the heave-ho, but a new staff member is welcomed on board

Are ethics and profits mutually exclusive?

The markets crave trust, and business must be more proactive in its delivery

ABS: Will you be taking on too much?

While alternative business structures (ABSs) might benefit some accountancy firms, others could be in danger of overstepping their capabilities

p13-fraud

Internal auditors must up game over new anti-corruption rules

Government's more onerous anti-corruption plan means internal auditors must up their game

Colin: Pre-award jitters

Colin's excited about tonight's British Accountancy Awards

Colin: Audit losses go down badly

Colin imagines KPMG's reaction to losing Diageo audit

Colin: Deloitte redeems Gherkin

Colin speculates on what changes might take place at 30 St Mary Axe under the new Brazilian ownership

Share Price Centre

Track the fortunes of UK-listed companies with our Share Price Centre

PI Insurance

Professional Indemnity insurance tailored to the needs of small- to medium-sized practices

Find Me An Accountant

Locate an accounting practice that meets your particular business needs

conservatoire-for-dance-and-drama

Finance-Director-part-time

Conservatoire for Dance and Drama, London, Permanent, Part Time, £60,000 pro rata

 

 

Newsletters

Get the latest financial news sent directly to your inbox

  • Best Practice
  • Business
  • Daily Newsletter
  • Essentials

Careers

Search for jobs
Click to search our database of all the latest accountancy roles

Create a profile
Click to set up your profile and let the best recruiters find you

Jobs by email
Sign up to receive regular updates with the latest roles suitable for you

Briefings

budget-management

Why budgeting fails: One management system is not enough

If budgeting is to have any value at all, it needs a radical overhaul. In today's dynamic marketplace, budgeting can no longer serve as a company's only management system; it must integrate with and support dedicated strategy management systems, process improvement systems, and the like. In this paper, Professor Peter Horvath and Dr Ralf Sauter present what's wrong with the current approach to budgeting and how to fix it.

cchcover

iXBRL: Taking stock. Looking forward

In this white paper CCH provide checklists to help accountants and finance professionals both in practice and in business examine these issues and make plans. Also includes a case study of a large commercial organisation working through the first year of mandatory iXBRL filing.