Consultation on ‘off-payroll’ working

The Government has launched a consultation on tax avoidance in the private sector that will look at improving the rules around ‘off-payroll’ working, so that contractors who work through their own company pay the correct amount of tax,

Different types of VAT

People tend to think of VAT as a one-off charge but, in fact, there are different types of the tax and different ways of registering for it for a small business, from Standard VAT Accounting to the VAT Flat Rate Scheme.

Smart home week

Smart Home Week is an annual event designed to inform UK consumers about the benefits and opportunities of living with smart technology, and it showcases the very best in smart, connected and integrated home technology.

Calls for ‘social prescriber’ funding

The Royal College of GPs (RCGP) has suggested that GP surgeries should have access to a dedicated social prescriber who can refer patients to exercise classes, social groups or other activities as an alternative to medical care.