Small business sustainability boosts sales, report reveals

Posted on 16 Dec, 2019

Small businesses are increasingly looking to prioritise sustainability to maximise profits, a major report has revealed.

How will IR35 affect contractors?

Posted on 13 Dec, 2019

The extension of IR35 legislation from the public to the private sector from April 2020 will result in significant changes to contractors, with many of them having to move into Pay As You Earn (PAYE) status.

Can restructuring save my business?

Posted on 12 Dec, 2019

At this very moment in time, British businesses are burdening some of the heaviest financial pressures to ever sit on their shoulders. As if recovery from the 2008 financial crisis wasn’t enough, the powers at be have thrown businesses under

UK services sector remains strong despite sluggish economy – ONS

Posted on 10 Dec, 2019

The UK economy has grown at its slowest rate in over a decade, a major new study has revealed.

Third of charities restructure to overcome sector challenges, report reveals

Posted on 9 Dec, 2019

More than one in three small charities restructured this year in a bid to cut down on costs, a major new study has revealed.

More than half of self-employers workers are unaware of IR35

Posted on 5 Dec, 2019

According to the latest research, 57 per cent of self-employment individuals in the UK don’t know what IR35 is.

Small business owners put “purpose” over profits, study finds

Posted on 4 Dec, 2019

More than four in 10 small business owners prioritise “purpose” over profits, a major new study has revealed.

One in five small businesses hit by cybercrime since 2018, study reveals

Posted on 2 Dec, 2019

Around one in five small businesses in England and Wales have been a victim of cybercrime in the past two years, a major new study has revealed.

Late payments are a huge drain on SMEs

Posted on 29 Nov, 2019

Small firms are owed a staggering £23.4 billion in late payments, an issue that is continuing to cause greater problems for businesses each year. In the last year alone, the figure has increased by £10.4 billion.

SMEs “not supported” in tackling bribery, says ACCA

Posted on 28 Nov, 2019

According to the latest research, around six in 10 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) believe that they are not sufficiently protected against bribery and corruption.