10 January 2019
The US-China trade spat may have called a temporary truce but tariffs could soon be back on the agenda. The interwoven nature of cross border supply chains suggests that any escalation of trade barriers between these two countries will affect businesses and investors in other countries and across a range of sectors.
12 December 2018
HMRC has recently written to 145,000 VAT-registered businesses across the UK setting out the steps that need to be taken to prepare for a no-deal scenario. The message is stark – act now or risk being unable to trade with the EU.
30 November 2018
Brexit will have a far-reaching impact for many businesses. Bringing both uncertainty and new opportunities, middle market businesses must start planning for any eventuality. We outline five areas that businesses should begin examining as part of their preparations.
22 November 2018
David Blacher, partner and national head of TMT at RSM predicts that whilst the short to medium term measures of the Digital Services Tax are targeted at global on-line businesses, the same tax system will, eventually, catch up with most tech companies.
02 November 2018
Brad Ashton, International trade partner, comments on today's report from the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) which highlights the Committee's ongoing concerns around HMRC's preparations for Brexit.
15 October 2018
RSM’s Brexit Monitor shows that since March there has been a steady decline in businesses’ confidence that the government will reach a ‘good deal’ with Brussels. Today, just 39 per cent of middle market leaders are optimistic that a good outcome can be secured – down from 49 per cent last quarter and 54 per cent in March.