Author: Sophie Lewis
Thousands of taxpayers across the country decided to sort out their tax return on Christmas Day.
Key destinations include the US, where sales grew by 87.8% (£3.9 million) between 2015 and 2018, while exports to Australia doubled in the same period.
Recruitment growth has increased particularly rapidly over the last decade, with 84% of company registrations taking place from 2008 to 2018.
HMRC operates a dedicated Customer Protection team to identify and close down scams but is advising customers to recognise the signs to avoid becoming victims themselves.
AAT: ‘With the canvassing, polling and counting now behind us, it’s time for the work to restart again.’
Labour plans to launch ’20 pledges to business’ to help smaller sized firms and rejuvenate Britain’s high streets.
Nearly half of SMEs have slashed staff working hours to pay for rising energy bills, with nine per cent seeing their energy bills jump by a massive 500GBP or more per year.
WR Engineering: ‘With an ageing workforce meaning hundreds of thousands of engineering roles will need replacing, companies must do their utmost to encourage young people to become engineers and skilled technicians.’