Spring Statement

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has set out measures aimed at combating soaring energy, food and fuel prices, in his Spring Statement. He cut fuel duty by 5p but resisted calls to scrap April’s National Insurance rise of 1.25p in the pound. He warned the UK’s post-pandemic recovery had been blown off course by the war in […]

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ACCA Urges Government to Empower Regional Leaders to Meet Levelling Up Promises

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA ) has called on the government to empower regional leaders through devolved funding projects to grow innovation initiatives. It said this was one of the principle recommendations outlined in the new Higher Education Commission report, ‘Empowering Innovation: The Role of Universities in Boosting Regional Economies’. The report puts […]

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The Role of Accounting Firms amid the Crisis in Ukraine

At first glance, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine might seem well outside the purview of small to medium-sized accounting firms, especially in the UK and US. But while the war is being fought in Eastern Europe, the uncertainty and economic stress caused by the conflict means that businesses need trusted advice and calm counsel. Click on […]

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