Temporary Annual Investment Allowance extended to January 2022

12 Nov 2020

The temporary Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) will be extended until 01 January 2022 to “stimulate investment in UK manufacturing”, it has been announced.

Read Full Story

COVID-19: Payment holidays on credit cards, car finance and personal loans extended

04 Nov 2020

Payment holidays on credit cards, car finance, personal loans and pawned goods have been extended following the Government’s announcement of a second lockdown from Thursday 5 November.

Read Full Story

UK Export Finance scheme extended to more than 100 overseas territories

08 Oct 2020

The Government’s UK Export Finance (UKEF) scheme has now been extended to support international trade in more than 100 countries, it has been announced.

Read Full Story

COVID-19: National Audit Office warns up to 60 per cent of Bounce Back Loans may not be paid back

07 Oct 2020

The Government’s spending watchdog, the National Audit Office (NAO), has warned that up to 60 per cent of businesses may not pay back the 100 per cent Government-backed Bounce Back Loans Scheme (BBLS) because of fraudulent applications and minimal credit checks.

Read Full Story

What are the benefits of using a Finance Director?

25 Sep 2020

As businesses begin to rebuild and recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, you may be considering how to proceed and drive your business forward.

Read Full Story

Businesses return £215 million furlough payments to the Government

21 Sep 2020

According to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), more than £215 million of Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) payments have been willingly returned to the Government by UK firms, out of £35.4 billion worth of claims up until 16 August.

Read Full Story

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme rejects claims after employer accounting errors

18 Sep 2020

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) has warned businesses to get “their data right” or face delays receiving grants under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS).

Read Full Story

The second round of  the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) opens for applications

19 Aug 2020

The second stage of the Self Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) is now open, and applications must be submitted before the deadline on Monday 19 October 2020.

Read Full Story

Government announces £10 million tourism rescue package

08 Jul 2020

The Government has announced that tourism providers in England and Wales can now apply for a share of a £10 million rescue package designed to support the sector.

Read Full Story

COVID-19: UK businesses owed more than £133 billion since lockdown began

24 Jun 2020

UK businesses are owed more than £133 billion since the lockdown measures began in March, with the average business waiting on £148,917 for work that was completed before the lockdown.

Read Full Story

Contact Us Today

For more information on any of our services, please leave your details here and one of our team will contact you.

If you would like to see full details of our data practices please visit our Privacy Policy and if you have any questions please email info@rtaccountants.co.uk.