09 May 2019
A look into the reasons behind an increase in airline collapses. What travel businesses can do to avoid failure, and what the future holds for airlines.
25 April 2019
As of 1 March HMRC’s new policy came into force in relation to retained (or non-refundable) deposits came into force. This will affect any business which collect non-refundable deposits. Key areas affected by this new policy are hotels, restaurants and leisure sectors.
22 January 2019
Younger travellers are more likely than older travellers to avoid travelling to Europe this year as a result of Brexit, according to a new survey from leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM.
08 January 2019
What makes consumers tick? What is it that has people reaching for their wallets and which trends influence spenders? RSM surveyed over 2000 UK consumers to lift the lid on where they are flashing their cash and how businesses can entice more customers.
17 September 2018
With many tour operators unsure about how Brexit will affect the Tour Operator Margin Scheme (TOMS), and guidance from HMRC leaving the matter unclear, a couple of recent cases highlight areas that may have potential implications. We’ve summarised the two Advocate General (AG) opinions released in this article.
31 July 2018
At the start of the year we made some predictions about the travel and tourism sector in 2018. As we reach the half way point, we reflect on the first six months and consider what may still occur in 2018
15 June 2018
Modern slavery is an issue all sectors should be battling – but there is considerable risk across the consumer sector because of the global nature of supply chains.
15 June 2018
For the consumer sector with global supply chains and third-party networks, the risk of illegal or suspicious activity is considerably higher.
06 June 2018
Almost 700 travel agencies disappeared from the UK high street last year amid stiff competition from online rivals according to a new report from the Local Data Company (LDC).