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Remain-supporting former minister strikes optimistic note on post-Brexit economy - February 2018

Former Conservative Treasury Minister, Lord Jim O’Neil has told the BBC that gloomy predictions for the post-Brexit UK economy are …

Millennials set for ‘inheritance boom’… but not until the 2030s - February 2018

A new report from think-tank, the Resolution Foundation, predicts that so-called ‘millennials’, those aged between 17 and 35, will receive …

Ban on passing credit card fees on to consumers hits small businesses in the pocket - February 2018

A ban on passing on charges from credit card providers to consumers, which came into effect last month, is hitting …

Excuses, excuses: HMRC reveals top late tax return apologies - February 2018

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has once again revealed the worst excuses that taxpayers have given them for failing to …

HMRC offers practical support to businesses affected by Carillion’s collapse - February 2018

The start of 2018 saw the somewhat unexpected collapse of one of the UK’s largest construction and contracting businesses, Carillion. …

Are you ready for the latest minimum wage rise? - February 2018

On 1 April 2018, the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) will increase for all age groups. …

Revenue aims for 100 serious and complex tax crime prosecutions by 2022 - January 2018

With tax avoidance and evasion continuing to be high on the political agenda, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has announced …

Points mean penalties in HM Revenue & Customs late filing reforms - January 2018

A shake-up of penalties for late submissions and payments under the Government’s Making Tax Digital (MTD) programme is to see …