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In July 2020, Rishi Sunak announced the Government's "plan for jobs," with yet further Government investment being ploughed into helping the economy in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic.Amongst the announcements was that of the "Kickstart Scheme," designed to prevent...

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A wide range of business funding options are available for small and microbusinesses across the UK. From start-up and small business grants to small business loans and other opportunities for financial support. These opportunities can often be lifelines for new...

Innovation Grants for Micro Businesses

IR35 reforms were set to take place in April this year, affecting freelancers in a variety of industries and sectors. However due to the effects of the Coronavirus pandemic, the government has now decided to defer these changes for 12...

IR35 Freelance Tax Changes Confirmed for April 2021

Lockdown restrictions are slowly being eased and some are gradually returning to offices and other places of work. Working from home permanently doesn't suit everyone and many are eager to head back to work. If your business is planning to...

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Around 8 million employees have been furloughed during lockdown measures to prevent the spread of Coronavirus in the UK. But as the British government relaxes some of the measures and businesses begin to go about finding a sense of something...

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Adam left a job to go freelance after an opportunity to work in web development independently for a large client presented itself. By the financial measures of success, Adam's freelance career was a success. But the mental health cost was...