Blackpool Council’s executive is recommending that the existing Blackpool Investment Fund is expanded and renamed the Loan Fund, with £100m of loans to be made available for business growth. The Blackpool Loan Fund will support specific growth projects with the intention of creating more jobs for local people. In recent years, 12 businesses have already […]

We have now seen the response of HMRC to representations made by accountants and other interested parties to their Making Tax Digital (MTD) agenda. A reminder that MTD will result in the gradual digitisation of small business (including landlords) reporting to HMRC. The present proposals will oblige smaller businesses to upload quarterly data to HMRC […]