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
The news that HMRC is projected to receive more inheritance tax (IHT) than initially forecast over the next five years should ring alarm bells for people with estates that are likely to be valued over the IHT threshold. IHT planning should now be a fundamental part of estate planning for everyone in this situation.
from Latest blog entries https://www.adamslaw.co.uk/new/wills-and-probate/inheritance-tax-projections-increase.html
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has launched a consultation over proposed changes to the UK Corporate Governance Code. These changes are apparently based on the findings of the Culture Report published by the FRC in 2016.
from Latest blog entries https://www.adamslaw.co.uk/new/company-and-commercial-law/revised-corporate-governance-proposals.html
New research has revealed that the number of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) of young enterprises is at a record high.
from Latest blog entries https://www.adamslaw.co.uk/new/company-and-commercial-law/m-a-activity-young-enterprises.html
A new survey has revealed that members of the public underestimate the contribution made by small businesses in the UK.
from Latest blog entries https://www.adamslaw.co.uk/new/company-and-commercial-law/recognising-contribution-small-businesses.html