VAT

VAT rise hits consumer confidence

16 Feb 11

Consumer confidence plunged at its fastest rate in January on the back of the rise in VAT.

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Chancellor wants ideas for the Budget

08 Feb 11

The Chancellor, George Osborne has flagged up a new online portal, designed to elicit ideas from the public and from businesses for the forthcoming Budget.

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Small businesses coping with VAT increase

04 Feb 11

Small firms appear to have taken the recent hike in VAT in their stride.

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VAT loophole review could help smaller internet traders

04 Feb 11

The Treasury is to examine the running of a VAT tax relief which may be harming the competitiveness of smaller internet firms.

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Increase in Time to Pay rejections

31 Jan 11

There was an increase last year in the number of requests to defer business tax payments under the Time to Pay scheme that were refused by HM Revenue and Customs.

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