08 Mar 2021

This week, the Chancellor announced extensions to a number of current COVID-19 schemes, alongside additional support for individuals and businesses, as the UK continues to navigate the impact of the pandemic. We have sought to summarise some of the immediate key measures for employers below, and we have also included a very brief synopsis of 2021/22 tax changes..   If you want to k...

16 Mar 2011

Last year's Budget, coupled with the Comprehensive Spending Review, was intended to get most of the unpleasant news out of the way - large spending cuts - in the Government's efforts to tackle the public finance deficit. Now comes what may be the harder part: encouraging sufficient private sector growth both to boost the tax take and to compensate for the inevitable slide in public sect...

05 Nov 2010

Next year's Budget will be delivered on 23 March. The date was announced by the Chancellor, George Osborne as he was giving evidence to the House of Commons Treasury Select Committee on the consequences of October's Comprehensive Spending Review. Mr Osborne told the MPs: "You can put that in your diary." The announcement is unusual in recent years in that it gives months rather than w...

Barrons has put together a helpful guide to running your business during the coronavirus crisis.