22 May 2019
May bank holiday weekends boost UK SMEs
It’s good news for small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) as both May bank holidays combined are set to boost revenues. Data gathered from Paymentsense's 70,000 UK SME customers, shows...
21 May 2019
Business rates appeals fall as firms stop challenging bills
England has seen a 97 per cent drop in the number of businesses challenging their rates bills in the last two years, compared to the two years following the previous...
20 May 2019
Team Shredded Wheat Racing back into the points at Thruxton
Team Shredded Wheat Racing with Beavis Morgan sponsored Ollie Jackson endured a tough weekend for rounds 7,8 and 9 of the 2019 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship at Thruxton,...
16 May 2019
BM sponsored Ollie Jackson and Team Shredded Wheat head to Thruxton
All eyes are on the prize for Beavis Morgan sponsored Ollie Jackson and Team Shredded Wheat Racing with Gallagher this coming weekend, as the Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship...
16 May 2019
UK named global fintech leader
The UK ranks number one in the world for fintech, with investment in UK high-growth fintech firms achieving £4.5 billion between 2015 and 2018, according to the latest annual government-backed...
15 May 2019
R&D investment not expected to achieve target
Despite the government’s ambitious target of raising research and development (R&D) investment to 2.4 per cent of GDP by 2027, it is not expected to reach this level until 26...
13 May 2019
London Tech Week 10 to 14 June
London Tech Week 2019 is nearly upon us. Taking place across London from 10 to 14 June and back by the UK government, the week-long festival of tech embraces entrepreneurship,...
09 May 2019
Flexible working practices: Email auto-signatures
Flexible working is the new norm in the UK. But, with the fast paced transformation of the digital age and our ability to run operations and communicate 24/7 from anywhere,...
08 May 2019
The return of the Crown as a preferential creditor – what is the impact on businesses?
During the Budget speech in October 2018 it was announced that the Government planned to reinstate the Crown as a preferential creditor for certain taxes in insolvency procedures. The policy...
07 May 2019
SME business insolvencies rise again
The number of businesses that became insolvent in the first three months of 2019 rose by 6.3 per cent compared to the previous quarter. The figures, released by the Government's...
03 May 2019
Simplified import procedures in the event of ‘no deal’
Arrangements have been announced by the government regarding the movement of goods to and from the EU. A simplified import and export system has been implemented by HM Revenue &...
01 May 2019
Small Business Awards 2019 – Finalists announced
The finalists have been announced and the search for some of the UK's leading businesses will soon be over. Congratulations to all those shortlisted for the Small Business Awards 2019....
30 Apr 2019
Tax authority ramps up spending on debt collection agencies
In the past five years, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has quadrupled the amount of money spent on private debt collectors. In an increasingly "aggressive" stance to collecting unpaid debt,...
29 Apr 2019
Beavis Morgan sponsorship: Independent Championship lead at Donington Park for Team Shredded Wheat
Congratulations to Team Shredded Wheat with Gallagher, including Tom Chilton and Beavis Morgan sponsored Ollie Jackson. The team achieved their maiden Independent race win of the 2019 Kwik Fit British...
23 Apr 2019
Current UK tax regime not a level playing field
The UK's tax system is "fundamentally unfair" to small and medium sized businesses (SMEs), new research indicates. According to a recent survey of over 1,000 UK businesses, conducted by the...