Category: <span>Media News Yorkshire</span>

Coronavirus Updates for Accountants

17 April 2020 HMRC emails two million eligible businesses login details for furlough portal Government extends furlough end date to 30 June at £50bn cost Confusion over private school fees and covid-19 lockdown closures 16 April Top tips: furlough and the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme FCA remodels business plan to address coronavirus challenge Higher rate…




Economic Figures Confusing For Economists And UK Businesses

With the vote on remaining in the EU looming recent figures on economic growth or the lack of it show that the UK faces an uncertain future. Few people if anyone outside of economists and politicians are able to decide whether to vote in or out due to the confusing arguments for and against. This…




Biggest Earners Asked Shoulder More Of The Tax Burden

According to data released by the institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS) the number of adults paying tax has fallen dramatically since 2007-08 as the government has passed more of the burden to higher earners. The study shows that only 56% of adults pay income tax in the UK at a time when the government needs…




UK Economic Growth Driven By Service Sector

Despite aims to increase the UK’s industrial output since the last recession, the UK is still heavily reliant on the service sector for growth as industrial output slumps. The UK’s industrial output slumped against expectations according to the latest figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS). The news will come as a blow…




Everything Everywhere Launches 4G Service in Yorkshire

Everything Everywhere Launches 4G Service in Yorkshire The new 4G mobile phone service has now gone live in two Yorkshire towns. Rotherham and Barnsley are the two towns that now offer the superfast 4G connection. The 4G brand offers speeds up to five times faster than 3G. Cheryl Barrass, EE’s regional manager for Rotherham and…




Ecommerce Agency to Recruit

Ecommerce agency eibDigital are looking to recruit up to twenty staff following their winning of around £2m of new clients. The business, based in harrogate posted turnover of £2.65m for it’s financial year and is expecting that to rise by at least 20% this year. The new work includes development of UK and international websites,…