Monthly Archives: February 2023

Do not miss out on super tax break

Businesses are being urged to take advantage of the 130 per cent super-deduction tax relief before its March deadline. Introduced during the pandemic, super-deduction was designed to help organisations continue to invest through the difficult times. But from March 31, the support will draw to a close. What is super-deduction? Super-deduction is a tax incentive […]

Eight million families benefit from cost-of-living support

Struggling households are receiving payments into their bank accounts to help them with the ongoing cost-of-living crisis. More than eight million families on means-tested benefits will automatically receive £301 with a further 6.5 million on disability payments due to receive £150 in the summer. Work and Pensions Secretary, Mel Stride said: “These direct payments will […]

Government-backed small business support hits milestone

A noodle shop in Hertfordshire is the 100,000th recipient of support from the Government’s Start Up Loans programme. More than £940m has been handed out to small businesses since the programme was launched in 2012. Business Minister Kevin Hollinrake said: “We know how important small businesses are to our communities, creating jobs, growth and opportunities, […]