Business announcements from Budget 2016

Chancellor George Osborne delivered his Budget 2016 on 16 March 2016 and outlined several changes national insurance, corporation tax and stamp duty. Some of the headline measures relating to businesses announced in the Budget include: Corporation tax – the rate...

2016 Budget Surprises

I am delighted to be able to announce that as of 1st April 2016 Tor Stringfellow, our Senior Manager, will be appointed a Partner here at Jack Ross. Tor has been with us for 3 years and will already be known to many of you. He is looking forward to meeting as many...

Deregulation tops small firms’ priority list

More than half of small business owners want the new Conservative government to prioritise reducing regulation, a survey by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has revealed. The poll of more than 2,300 FSB members found that 53% believe that regulation is the...

Autumn Statement 2014

Introduction The Chancellor George Osborne delivered his final Autumn Statement of this Parliament amid ongoing economic uncertainty. The key indicators paint an unclear picture. The UK economy is now expected to grow faster in 2014 than any other developed economy...

Your money: Non-savers cite lack of spare money

More than a third (38%) of people don’t have enough money to save every month, according to research by Lloyds Bank. Lloyds Bank’s latest survey of more than 3,500 people found that 24% will either stop saving or save less during the next 12 months. The research...