As the start of the new university year looms, many parents will be asking if it makes financial sense to buy a property to help with their children’s university accommodation costs.
HMRC have unveiled plans to triple the fine given to small business owners for late payment of taxes.
A self-employed tradesman from London has been handed two suspended jail terms after he falsely claimed to be Gas Safe registered.
More than half of small business owners rate the services provided by HMRC as ‘bad’ or ‘very bad’.
Rental prices in London have fallen for the first time in six years according to new figures, as more landlords enter the buy-to-let market and rental growth slows across the country.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has released its long-awaited report addressing how the UK’s banks can better serve SMEs, recommending a set of reforms that they want put in place by 2018.
Almost 60 per cent of landlords in the UK are planning on increasing their rent within the next 12 months, according to a Simply Business poll.
If you work in the construction industry and employ tradesmen, you want to make sure the people you hire are qualified to do the job at hand.
A Simply Business survey has revealed what tradesmen enjoy most about working on site - and ‘having a laugh’ came up trumps.
New research from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) shows that 24 per cent of their members would take on an apprentice in the future, potentially creating one million new apprenticeships.