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Half of small business exporters struggling with new rules post Brexit
Brexit, Business, customs, Export & Logistics, Exporting, VAT no comments

Half of small business exporters struggling with new rules post Brexit

Roadblock: 49% of businesses that export into Europe are struggling with the new rules post Brexit Half of mainly small business exporters that send goods into the EU are facing difficulties trading post Brexit. For manufacturers the problems are just as bad, with 51 per cent finding life exporting to Europe more difficult after Brexit,…

Businesses ‘crippled’ by Tier 4 call for more government help
Business, Business rates, coronavirus, News, Outlook, VAT no comments

Businesses ‘crippled’ by Tier 4 call for more government help

Woman wearing protection face mask with British flag against coronavirus in front the of Big Ben, London, England Businesses are calling for further support to help them stave off collapse following the government’s shock imposition of Tier 4 on Saturday. Specifically, business lobby groups are calling for the business rates holiday to be extended for…

Treasury eyes hitting self-employed gig workers with VAT charge
Accounts & tax, Business, Outlook, The Gig Economy, Uber, VAT no comments

Treasury eyes hitting self-employed gig workers with VAT charge

Most Uber drivers do not charge VAT because they fall under the £85,000 income threshold Self-employed Uber drivers, those who make a living renting out rooms on Airbnb, and other gig economy workers could find themselves having to pay VAT. The Treasury is eyeing slapping VAT on self-employed gig workers and others in the sharing…