Business news

The latest tax, employment, business and economic news affecting firms and individuals alike. Updated each day.

23 Jan 09

With new figures officially confirming that the UK economy is in recession, analysts and business owners are predicting a long haul to recovery.

22 Jan 09

Businesses are being reminded that the penalties for breaking workplace health and safety laws have increased following the introduction of the Health and Safety Offences Act 2008.

22 Jan 09

HM Revenue and Customs has announced that, as from 27 January, the rate of interest to be paid on money owing to taxpayers falls to 0 per cent.

22 Jan 09

Effective ways of giving to charities

21 Jan 09

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that employees who have been on long-term sick leave can take all the paid annual holiday they have accumulated while off work.

Syndicate content Syndicate content