The latest tax, employment, business and economic news affecting firms and individuals alike. Updated each day.
1st December 2015
The Bank of England and HM Treasury has announced a two-year extension to the Funding for Lending Scheme.
30th November 2015
Help to Buy ISAs are set to launch from the 1 December, aiming to help first-time buyers save a deposit for a home.
27th November 2015
The number of business starting operations increased by 1.2% from 346,000 to 351,000 between 2013 and 2014.
26th November 2015
In his Autumn Statement and Spending Review, Chancellor George Osborne set the apprenticeship levy rate at 0.5% of an employer’s wage.
25th November 2015
The Chancellor George Osborne has now delivered his Autumn Statement 2015. Here is a collection of immediate reactions from the UK's leading business groups: