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SMEs could be hit with 5% increase in corporation tax
Tuesday, 8th September 2020 16:57

The government has refused to rule out a move to increase corporation tax from 19% to 24% in a bid to recover spend from Covid-19.

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Company ‘strike offs’ to resume in Autumn
Wednesday, 26th August 2020 15:32

As the business world begins to awaken and we return to some ‘normality’, Companies House has announced that it will reintroduce the compulsory and voluntary company strike off processes that were suspended due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Ways to grow your business
Wednesday, 5th August 2020 11:01

Growth is always a key focus for businesses and with many SMEs looking to recoup some of the losses from lockdown, they are keeping an eye out opportunities to attract new customers as we return to ‘normality’. However, reaching new prospects can be difficult at the best of times. We look at ways in which you can engage with prospects and reach new audiences.

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Do you have a full understanding of the furlough guidelines?
Tuesday, 4th August 2020 13:01

The government has published further guidelines on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) to provide more clarity particularly on changes in legislation and eligibility.

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UK economy shrinks by fastest pace since 2008 financial crisis
Wednesday, 13th May 2020 11:40

The UK economy contracted by 2% - its fastest pace since the financial crisis - in the first three months of the year, as Covid-19 took hold. This followed a zero-growth figure from the final quarter of 2019.

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SMEs and Sole Traders: 6 tips to manage late payment
Tuesday, 12th May 2020 13:39

Late payments are challenging at the best of times but keeping cashflow moving during the current pandemic adds another layer of uncertainty to an already difficult time for small UK businesses, who are likely to have seen work dry up and offices closed.

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Government launches ‘Bounce Back’ loans for SMES
Tuesday, 28th April 2020 10:15

Yesterday (27th April), the Chancellor announced the launch of a rapid loan scheme which would inject a vital boost to UK businesses within 24 hours of application.

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Business as usual during COVID-19
Monday, 27th April 2020 14:32

The health and wellbeing of our employees, clients and suppliers is paramount during this uncertain time. identeco has responded to Government advice and our offices are now shut with business operations working remotely.

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