How does the new emergency coronavirus loan scheme work?

On Wednesday 11 March, the Chancellor revealed that the Government would launch an emergency loan scheme designed to support businesses affected by the Covid-19 outbreak.

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National Insurance Contributions threshold to rise from April 2020

The National Insurance Contributions (NICs) threshold will increase to £9,500 per year from April 2020, the Government has confirmed.

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Government announces consultation for plans to make HMRC a preferential creditor after insolvency

The Government has announced details of the first public consultation on its plans to make HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) a secondary preferential creditor for certain tax debts which are paid by employees and customers after the insolvency of a

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Treasury weighing up tax break for landlords who sell to young adults

The chancellor, Phillip Hammond is considering introducing a tax break in this month’s budget rewarding landlords who sell their properties to sitting tenants, after it was revealed that 40 per cent of young adults are unable to buy a home.

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