The collapse of Carillion has led the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) to call into question the effectiveness of the Prompt Payment Code (PPC) and raise the need for urgent reform to successfully tackle the UK’s late payment epidemic.
from Latest blog entries https://www.adamslaw.co.uk/new/company-and-commercial-law/calls-for-tougher-prompt-payment-code.html
City living is becoming increasingly unaffordable across the UK, according to new research by Lloyds Bank.
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The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has apparently written to the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) to request that it carry out a review of Inheritance Tax (IHT) in the UK.
from Latest blog entries https://www.adamslaw.co.uk/new/wills-and-probate/chancellor-inheritance-tax-review.html
A new report from the Resolution Foundation has revealed millennials are in line to receive the largest and most wide-reaching ‘inheritance boom’ of any post-war generation. However, this won’t come in time to solve their home ownership and wealth inequality woes.
from Latest blog entries https://www.adamslaw.co.uk/new/wills-and-probate/millennials-receive-inheritance-boom.html
New research by insolvency and restructuring trade body R3 has revealed a fall in the number of so-called ‘zombie’ businesses in the UK, and also in the number of companies reporting signs of distress.
from Latest blog entries https://www.adamslaw.co.uk/new/company-and-commercial-law/fewer-businesses-signs-distress.html
At the end of last year, the Government announced the launch of the complaint handling service of the Small Business Commissioner to ensure fair payment practices for small businesses.
from Latest blog entries https://www.adamslaw.co.uk/new/company-and-commercial-law/supporting-small-firms-to-tackle-late-payment.html
New research by Halifax has revealed that the total value of privately owned UK housing stock has surpassed £6 trillion for the first time.
from Latest blog entries https://www.adamslaw.co.uk/new/residential-conveyancing/value-private-housing-stock.html