HMRC urges SMEs to consider ‘in-out’ cash basis accounting scheme

HMRC urges SMEs to consider ‘in-out’ cash basis accounting scheme

 

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If you’ve recently completed your accounts in time for the January 31st deadline, you might still be dealing with the stress headache and administrative hangover that comes from the annual rush to get …

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If you’ve recently completed your accounts in time for the January 31st deadline, you might still be dealing with the stress headache and administrative hangover that comes from the annual rush to get …

BoE reports inflation ‘back on target’

BoE reports inflation ‘back on target’

 

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The Bank of England’s latest quarterly Inflation Report notes that inflation is now back at its long-term target of 2%.

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The Bank of England’s latest quarterly Inflation Report notes that inflation is now back at its long-term target of 2%.

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CCJs rise as ‘improvement’ trend reverses

CCJs rise as ‘improvement’ trend reverses

 

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The steady improvement in the number of individuals receiving County Court Judgments (CCJs) in recent years has been substantially reversed in the latest figures compiled by the Registry Trust.

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The steady improvement in the number of individuals receiving County Court Judgments (CCJs) in recent years has been substantially reversed in the latest figures compiled by the Registry Trust.

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Counting the credit cost of getting hitched

Counting the credit cost of getting hitched

 

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If you got engaged this Valentine’s Day, you might want to double check that you haven’t just endangered your credit history.

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If you got engaged this Valentine’s Day, you might want to double check that you haven’t just endangered your credit history.

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Payday loans fund one in four business start-ups

Payday loans fund one in four business start-ups

 

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Payday loans are intended as a last-resort solution to cash flow crises, tiding individuals over until their next pay cheque arrives and they can pay back the borrowing with interest.

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Payday loans are intended as a last-resort solution to cash flow crises, tiding individuals over until their next pay cheque arrives and they can pay back the borrowing with interest.

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No weeds in UK’s green shoots of growth

No weeds in UK’s green shoots of growth

 

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In previous years, any signs of growth – the so-called ‘green shoots of recovery’ – were more than welcomed by economists in general.

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In previous years, any signs of growth – the so-called ‘green shoots of recovery’ – were more than welcomed by economists in general.

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Big firms pay more than half of SMEs late in 2013

Big firms pay more than half of SMEs late in 2013

 

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New figures from the Federation of Small Businesses reveal that the majority of 8,000 surveyed members received payment from a large firm after the agreed payment deadline over the course of 2013.

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New figures from the Federation of Small Businesses reveal that the majority of 8,000 surveyed members received payment from a large firm after the agreed payment deadline over the course of 2013.

Bank remuneration ‘rewarded risk’

Bank remuneration ‘rewarded risk’

 

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The Treasury Committee has demanded a written response from the Financial Conduct Authority on several aspects of regulatory change for UK banks, following the FCA’s decision to fine Lloyds …

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The Treasury Committee has demanded a written response from the Financial Conduct Authority on several aspects of regulatory change for UK banks, following the FCA’s decision to fine Lloyds …

Real-time data service promises fairer treatment for debtors

Real-time data service promises fairer treatment for debtors

 

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With an ever-increasing array of short-term lending options available to British borrowers, credit reference agency Experian is taking action to ensure lenders have up-to-date information at their fingertips when …

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With an ever-increasing array of short-term lending options available to British borrowers, credit reference agency Experian is taking action to ensure lenders have up-to-date information at their fingertips when …

Financial brightness ahead as bleak January draws to a close

Financial brightness ahead as bleak January draws to a close

 

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With the short, dark days of January behind us, it’s time to look ahead to brighter times as spring approaches – but for many Britons, the financial landscape is still looking bleak.…

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With the short, dark days of January behind us, it’s time to look ahead to brighter times as spring approaches – but for many Britons, the financial landscape is still looking bleak.…