You are using an outdated browser. Upgrade your browser today for a better experience of this site and many others.
This section contains the latest business news stories.
07 Jun 2023
Think tank the Resolution Foundation has called for the government to urgently reform road taxes so that the transition to electric vehicles 'doesn't put pressure on public finances and road congestion'.
06 Jun 2023
The Bank of England (BoE) has revealed that almost £9 billion in old coins and banknotes has not yet been cashed in.
05 Jun 2023
Data published by the Trades Union Congress (TUC) has suggested that women are more than twice as likely to miss out on being automatically enrolled into a workplace pension.
02 Jun 2023
Confidence in the UK economy amongst businesses 'stabilised' to just below neutral in May, according to a survey carried out by the Institute of Directors (IoD).
01 Jun 2023
Research carried out by consumer electronics company Sharp has suggested that nearly half of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are planning on increasing their investment in business technology this year.
31 May 2023
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has launched a new Economic Advisory Council to 'help develop policies to get the UK economy and businesses growing'.
30 May 2023
Following the Bank of England's latest increase in the base rate, HMRC has increased both late paid tax and the rate paid on repayments of tax.
26 May 2023
The government's Tax-Free Childcare (TFC) initiative helped 649,935 families to save on their childcare costs during the 2022/23 tax year, HMRC has revealed.
25 May 2023
Energy bills will fall to £2,074 a year for the typical household from July under the new price cap announced by regulator Ofgem.
24 May 2023
Data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has revealed that the UK rate of inflation fell to 8.7% in April from 10.1% in March.
23 May 2023
HMRC is reminding employed workers they can claim a refund on work-related expenses on the GOV.UK website.
22 May 2023
HMRC is seeking views on measures designed to simply and strengthen the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS).
19 May 2023
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has urged the government to 'reconnect with businesses' after it warned that small firms aren't seeing any progress on removing the barriers to growth.
18 May 2023
The number of self assessment taxpayers filing their tax return on the first day of the tax year has more than doubled since 2018, HMRC has revealed.
Access our full archive