UK to lose top talent if start-up scheme is not amended

Business UK to lose top talent if start-up scheme is not amended

2y Leanna Reeves

UK to lose top talent if start-up scheme is not am...

Excluding US accelerator participants could be detrimental to UK’s competitive tech market Read More...

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Furlough scheme extended to October

Business Furlough scheme extended to October

2y Shannon Moyer

Furlough scheme extended to October

Furloughed staff will be able to return to part-time work, as scheme is extended to autumn Read More...

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This is no time to ‘get Brexit done’

Brexit & Economy This is no time to ‘get Brexit done’

2y Richard Asquith, Avalara

This is no time to ‘get Brexit done’

The coronavirus is crushing plans for an orderly end to the UK Brexit transition period on December 31. It was always going to be a stretch – a ...

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Lords committee chair blasts government’s “nonsense” over IR35

Coronavirus Lords committee chair blasts government’s “nonsense” over IR35

2y Tom Lemmon

Lords committee chair blasts government’s “nonsens...

The House of Lords Economic Affairs Finance Bill Sub-Committee report, published today, took aim at the government and HMRC for considering the issue ...

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Live discussion: IR35, the VAT deferral, and searching for the new norm

Coronavirus Live discussion: IR35, the VAT deferral, and searching for the new norm

2y Michael McCaw

Live discussion: IR35, the VAT deferral, and searc...

In light of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Accountancy Age is hosting a live conversation with leading accountants on Friday 24 April at 2pm BST to...

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UK's CJRS furlough scheme opens to influx of applications

Coronavirus UK's CJRS furlough scheme opens to influx of applications

2y Shannon Moyer

UK's CJRS furlough scheme opens to influx of appli...

UK’s furlough scheme will aim to distribute funds within six working days of a claim being received Read More...

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CBILS revamped and expanded to support UK business

Budget CBILS revamped and expanded to support UK business

2y Shannon Moyer

CBILS revamped and expanded to support UK business

The UK government’s CBILS scheme has been updated to include more small businesses under its remit, as well as offering new assistance to large busine...

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“An immensely testing time for accountants”

Budget “An immensely testing time for accountants”

2y Tom Lemmon

“An immensely testing time for accountants”

Here are the key takeaways from our recent webinar, in association with Receipt Bank, where we discussed how coronavirus, the budget and the added sup...

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HMRC updates self-assessment deferral to include all self-assessment taxpayers

Coronavirus HMRC updates self-assessment deferral to include all self-assessment taxpayers

2y Tom Lemmon

HMRC updates self-assessment deferral to include a...

HMRC has updated its guidance on the July payments on account deferral to include all self-assessment taxpayers, not just the self-employed Read More...

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Self-employed benefit from Sunak’s coronavirus package

Coronavirus Self-employed benefit from Sunak’s coronavirus package

2y Shannon Moyer

Self-employed benefit from Sunak’s coronavirus pac...

New benefits, such as lump-sum cash payments, will be available to self-employed individuals but will not be immediately accessible Read More...

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UK SMEs unprepared to apply for loans

Budget UK SMEs unprepared to apply for loans

2y Jeremy Chan

UK SMEs unprepared to apply for loans

The government has announced businesses support measures to help keep companies afloat, but SMEs may have trouble accessing credit Read More...

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IR35 postponed – but firms struggle to reverse changes

Business IR35 postponed – but firms struggle to reverse changes

2y Tom Lemmon

IR35 postponed – but firms struggle to reverse cha...

The coronavirus crisis has forced the government to postpone the implementation of IR35 changes, but questions remain over whether firms will reverse ...

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COVID-19: our action plan

Brexit & Economy COVID-19: our action plan

2y Accountancy Age, Reporters

COVID-19: our action plan

Accountancy Age will continuously report on the current financial challenges set by the coronavirus pandemic on fintech businesses though a series of ...

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What is a Digital Link?

HMRC What is a Digital Link?

2y Matt Lewis

What is a Digital Link?

The second phase of MTD for VAT will see businesses required to implement digital links to create an end-to-end digital reporting process. But what IS...

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EY UK chief economist: Budget lacks detail

Brexit & Economy EY UK chief economist: Budget lacks detail

2y Tom Lemmon

EY UK chief economist: Budget lacks detail

Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s first budget shows promise, but lacks detail and a clear strategy, according to EY UK’s chief economist, Mark Gregory. The ch...

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Budget 2020: Sticking a plaster on businesses

Budget Budget 2020: Sticking a plaster on businesses

2y Leanna Reeves

Budget 2020: Sticking a plaster on businesses

Chancellor Rishi Sunak promises surge in R&D investment along with a drastic cut in Entrepreneur’s Relief Read More...

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Budget 2020: IR35 paying for tax cuts

Brexit & Economy Budget 2020: IR35 paying for tax cuts

2y Tom Lemmon

Budget 2020: IR35 paying for tax cuts

The incoming changes to IR35 are being used to pay for the “generous” tax cuts in today’s budget, according to Smith & Williamson’s employme...

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Sunak promises £30bn economic boost amid COVID-19

Brexit & Economy Sunak promises £30bn economic boost amid COVID-19

2y Shannon Moyer

Sunak promises £30bn economic boost amid COVID-19

Budget focuses on targeting coronavirus as Chancellor outlines NHS support Read More...

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Ready, steady, report

HMRC Ready, steady, report

2y Helen Thornley, ATT Technical Officer

Ready, steady, report

Helen Thornley, ATT Technical Officer, discusses the significance of the new service for UK residential property on CGT liability Read More...

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Planning for a financial shock

Brexit & Economy Planning for a financial shock

2y CABA | Sponsored

Planning for a financial shock

By: CABA Financial difficulties are often the result of unexpected circumstances beyond our control. Redundancy, illness, or the breakdown of a relati...

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Survey: Are you a bull or a bear?

Brexit & Economy Survey: Are you a bull or a bear?

2y Michael McCaw

Survey: Are you a bull or a bear?

Are you setting your business up for a turbulent few months or do you think current market difficulties will die away? Read More...

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The impact of off-payroll working

HMRC The impact of off-payroll working

2y James Poyser

The impact of off-payroll working

James Poyser, CEO, inniAccounts provides insights to the research inniAccounts conducted on the impact of the latest legislation on IR35 Read More...

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IR35: HMRC denies creating ‘culture of fear’

Business Regulation IR35: HMRC denies creating ‘culture of fear’

2y Tom Lemmon

IR35: HMRC denies creating ‘culture of fear’

HMRC responds to accusations of “going after” corporations and contractors Read More...

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IR35 is nearly upon the private sector – let’s now hope for a soft landing

HMRC IR35 is nearly upon the private sector – let’s now hope for a soft landing

2y Brian Palmer, AAT

IR35 is nearly upon the private sector – let’s now...

AAT's Brian Palmer suggests a 12 month ‘soft landing’ period for the IR35 off-payroll working rules as the government shows no intention of postponing...

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IR35 to open floodgates for umbrella companies

HMRC IR35 to open floodgates for umbrella companies

2y John Whelan

IR35 to open floodgates for umbrella companies

By John Whelan, HMRC advisor, Chair of the Making Tax Digital Special Interest Group, BASDA, CEO of My Digital Accounts Large, multinational businesse...

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IR35 causing "blockage in the market"

HMRC IR35 causing "blockage in the market"

2y Leanna Reeves

IR35 causing "blockage in the market"

CEO of inniAccounts James Poyser discusses the current challenges inflicted by IR35, and how businesses today still champion the suspension of the ref...

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Podcast: Inside Accountancy episode 11 - IR35 has instilled a ‘fear culture’

Accounting Standards Podcast: Inside Accountancy episode 11 - IR35 has instilled a ‘fear culture’

2y Tom Lemmon

Podcast: Inside Accountancy episode 11 - IR35 has ...

In the latest episode of Inside Accountancy, Darren Fell CEO and Founder of Crunch Accounting discusses the government’s proposed changes to IR35 and ...

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