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Access To Work

Access To Work 3.00/5 (60.00%) 1 vote
Saturday 9th September 2017

Overview An Access to Work grant is money for practical support to help you do your job. It’s for people with a disability, health or mental health condition. The money you get can pay for things like: Specialist equipment Travel when ... Read More »

Green Taxes, Reliefs And Schemes For Businesses

Green Taxes, Reliefs And Schemes For Businesses 4.00/5 (80.00%) 1 vote
Saturday 9th September 2017
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Overview Green taxes encourage businesses to operate in a more environmentally friendly way. There are different taxes and schemes designed for different kinds and size of business. You may be able to get reliefs or be exempt from some taxes – for example: If you need to use a lot of energy because of the ... Read More »

Green Deal: Energy Saving For Your Home Or Business

Green Deal: Energy Saving For Your Home Or Business 3.00/5 (60.00%) 1 vote
Saturday 9th September 2017
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How the Green Deal works You can make energy-saving improvements to your home or business without having to pay all the costs up front through the Green Deal. Energy-saving improvements include: Insulation – eg loft or cavity wall insulation Heating Draught-proofing Double glazing Renewable energy technologies – eg solar panels or wind turbines What you ... Read More »

VAT Flat Rate Scheme

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Saturday 9th September 2017
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Overview Usually, how much VAT a business pays or claims back from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is the difference between the VAT they charge customers and pay on their purchases. With the Flat Rate Scheme: You pay a fixed rate of VAT over to HMRC You keep the difference between what you charge your ... Read More »

Government Help For Exporters

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Saturday 9th September 2017
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Export finance and insurance UK Export Finance (also known as the Export Credits Guarantee Department) is the UK’s official export credit agency. It helps UK exporters by ‘underwriting’ bank loans offered to overseas buyers of UK products and services. This means it takes on the risk of the loan from the bank, so that the ... Read More »

What Is The Construction Industry Scheme (CIS)?

What Is The Construction Industry Scheme (CIS)? 5.00/5 (100.00%) 1 vote
Saturday 9th September 2017
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How CIS works The Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) is administered by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). It regulates payments from contractors to subcontractors in the building industry. All building contractors and subcontractors should register with the scheme. Who is a CIS contractor? Anyone who uses subcontractors for construction work needs to register as a CIS ... Read More »

Business Finance Explained

Business Finance Explained 4.00/5 (80.00%) 1 vote
Saturday 9th September 2017
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Investment finance Investment finance (also known as equity finance) involves selling part of your business (‘shares’) to an investor. The investor will take a share of any profits or losses that the company makes. This can be complicated – you might want to get professional advice. Advantages Advantages of investment finance include: Investors can bring ... Read More »

Bankruptcy

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Overview To be made bankrupt, a court has to issue a bankruptcy order against you. This can happen for 2 reasons: You can apply to the court if you’re unable to pay your debts Your creditors (the people you owe money to) apply to make you bankrupt if you owe them £750 or more When ... Read More »