PAYE and NI

Government plans unveiled in Queen's Speech

28 May 15

The government has revealed its legislative goals for the next Parliament in the Queen's Speech. Here's a summary of the key bills affecting businesses.

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SMEs want more simplicity and stability

19 May 15

More than a quarter of SMEs say that simplifying the PAYE system should be the new government's number one immediate priority, according to a survey by Bibby Financial Services.

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National minimum wage to rise to £6.70

19 Mar 15

The national minimum wage for adults will increase by 20p to £6.70 on 1 October 2015, the government has announced.

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Small firms concerned about cloud computing

26 Feb 15

Almost 4 in 10 small businesses are concerned about the security of using cloud accounting services, according to research by the Federation of Small Businesses.

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Raise minimum wage, says LPC

24 Feb 15

The national minimum wage should be increased by 3% in October 2015, according to the Low Pay Commission.

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