The group, a public/private partnership formed to campaign against late payments, highlighted figures release by business information company Dunn & Bradstreet which show that 57% of UK companies now paid their bills promptly.
The warning came as the introduction of the second part of the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998 was due to allow small businesses to claim interest from other small businesses on debts incurred on contracts signed after 1 November 2000.
Just one half of UK practices have implemented a pricing structure around auto enrolment implementation and advice - with many suffering increased costs
Deloitte's north-west Europe foray; BDO, Smith & Williamson investment paths; Shelley Stock Hutter; and Wilkins Kennedy discussed by editor Kevin Reed on our Friday Afternoon Live broadcast
Accountants should alter their perspective on auto-enrolment to maximise business opportunities, according to Eric Clapton.
Kevin Reed discusses whether new accountancy group Cogital can rival the Big Four...and its likely direction of travel