Private sector activity continued to fall in the three months to November, according to the Confederation of British Industry's (CBI) latest Growth Indicator.
Almost half of UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) don't know any details about the government's net zero target, according to research carried out by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC).
The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) has warned the government that the spending plans outlined by Chancellor Jeremy Hunt in the recent Autumn Statement represent a 'very big fiscal risk'.
Research carried out by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has found that utilities remain cost drivers for 'a majority' of small firms in the UK.
A report published by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has warned that HMRC has 'lost sight of needing to put taxpayers at the heart of changes to the tax system', including the implementation of Making Tax Digital (MTD).
The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has warned the government that the tax cuts announced in the 2023 Autumn Statement won't prevent tax revenues rising to their highest ever levels.
The changes to national insurance announced yesterday by Chancellor Jeremy Hunt in his 2023 Autumn Statement will help to 'ease the burden on strivers up and down the country', the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has said.
Chancellor Jeremy Hunt will present the 2023 Autumn Statement today. We will keep you up to date on the key Autumn Statement announcements and supply a summary, which will appear on our website.
Chancellor Jeremy Hunt used his Autumn Statement to make tax cuts for businesses, workers and the self-employed.
Within his Autumn Statement speech, Chancellor Jeremy Hunt outlined measures to back business and 'get Britain growing'.
Business groups, including the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) and the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), have reacted to Chancellor Jeremy Hunt's 2023 Autumn Statement speech.
Addressing the House of Commons, Chancellor Jeremy Hunt used the 2023 Autumn Statement to announce a range of measures designed to boost economic growth, reward hard work and strengthen business investment.
Ahead of the 2023 Autumn Statement tomorrow, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has warned that cutting the inheritance tax (IHT) rate 'is not as simple as its proponents suggest'.
Chancellor Jeremy Hunt recently unveiled the government's new Back to Work plan, which provides 'employment focused support' designed to help people move into work.
Figures published by HMRC have revealed that almost 100,000 taxpayers have paid £121 million using its app since April 2023.
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has warned that thousands of small firms face 'sky rocketing business rates bills' unless Chancellor Jeremy Hunt takes action at next week's Autumn Statement.
Data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has revealed that inflation has fallen to a two-year low of 4.6%.
The government has announced that it has agreed an 'historic' commitment with 48 countries to combat criminals using crypto-assets to evade tax.
The UK's economy failed to grow between July and September compared to the previous quarter, according to the latest data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) has called for a 'more certain tax system' to help increase productivity and drive investment in the UK.
Think tank the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR) has warned that UK growth will 'remain sluggish' in 2024 as monetary policy tightening 'continues to bite'.
Business groups, including the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) and the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), have responded to the policies and changes set out in the 2023 King's Speech.
The Real Living Wage has increased by 10% this year, the Living Wage Foundation has announced.
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has called for artificial intelligence (AI) training for new skills to be made tax deductible for small firms.
At its latest meeting, the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) held the base interest rate at 5.25%.
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has outlined is priorities for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the ongoing 'digital revolution'.
The number of companies going bankrupt this year is on track to be the highest since the depths of the financial crisis in 2009, according to the latest figures from the Insolvency Service.
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