Average cash Isa rates have fallen to just 1.43 per cent as providers continue to steer away from new tax-free offerings, Bank of England data has found.
Due to the fact that the UK’s economic recovery has slowed down, which is partly due to the fallout from problems in China, the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) has stated that interest rates will not rise before
The Bank of England has issued a warning that in the event of UK house prices falling there could be major repercussions, resulting in a UK economic recovery setback.
The majority of high street banks in Britain have increased their rates for savers, though National Savings & Investments (NS&I) has gone against the market trend and decided to cut the rate on its Direct Isa, meaning it will be
Fourteen people have been arrested during dawn raids in northern English cities as part of an investigation into a suspected multimillion-pound landfill tax fraud.
Interest rates are set to rise despite turmoil in the global economy… or are they? It seems officials at the Bank of England have different opinions.
According to recent figures, 23 per cent of HMRC’s tax investigations take more than a year, and a small number – 3,800 out of 115,000 local tax office cases – were not resolved even after a period of three years.
£10.1 billion is added to the UK economy every year by the nation’s rail network, according to a recent report published by Oxera, an economic analysis firm.
The president of the European Commission has issued a damning indictment of the EU’s corporate tax rules, saying in no uncertain terms that the current system is “unfit for purpose.”
Promising new figures, released earlier this week, show that average earnings in the UK are growing at the fastest rate for six years.