17 April 2020
Britain’s managed pub, restaurant and bar sector saw collective like-for-like sales drop 57.6 per cent in March as the country moved into lockdown due to the Coronavirus outbreak.
03 April 2020
We discuss issues for travel businesses as they await a response from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) on customer refunds as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.
02 April 2020
The venture capital and private equity industry have invested heavily in the technology sector, from seed investments in new ideas to buyouts and take-privates of established businesses.
01 April 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has made it more important than ever to make the most of every opportunity to maximise cash returns. One way that businesses in the creative sector can generate inward cash is to claim creative sector tax relief.
12 March 2020
The scale of the impact of the developing coronavirus crisis, plus the effect of floods earlier in the month, on Britain’s managed pub, bar and restaurant sector in February is revealed in the latest sales data from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker, the established market barometer.
11 March 2020
In the Budget 2020, the Chancellor announced a number of changes that will affect consumers nation-wide.
26 February 2020
Over 70 per cent of hospitality and leisure operators believe that the food delivery market will continue to expand with 45 per cent expecting to increase their delivery sales over the next two years, according to a new survey from audit, tax and consulting firm RSM.
26 February 2020
Following a tribunal ruling, an independent review and a celebrity led campaign, the Government is under pressure on three sides to end the application of VAT at 20 per cent to digital publications.
25 February 2020
Following the News Corp and Ireland Ltd Upper Tribunal decision released late last year, in which it was held that the digital editions of The Times and other News Corp newspapers should be zero-rated for VAT, HMRC has published a new briefing explaining how businesses can now submit claims for overpaid VAT. But there is a snag - any claims made are unlikely to be paid until when, and if, the litigation is finally concluded in News Corp’s favour.