Tony Blair has asked Cabinet Office minister, Lord Macdonald, to prepare and publish an action plan on the next stages of the push against unnecessary red-tape by the end of January.
All government departments are required to submit proposals for regulation that can be easily wiped from the statute book under the government’s regulatory reform process.
Before the last election, departments identified 50 measures to be scrapped, but only one has so far gone.
The Department of Trade and industry has proposed reform of the Unsolicited Goods and Services Act, which business claims hinders the advance of e-commerce.
The second largest improvement in ‘significant’ levels of financial distress since the EU Referendum was in professional services, found research from Begbies Traynor
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.