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10th February 2009

Right to request time off for training to exclude agency workers

New legislation, giving employees the right to request time off for training, will not be...

10th February 2009

Companies warned of increased late filing penalties

Companies House has stepped up its efforts to warn firms that they face more punitive penalties...

10th February 2009

Date for claiming VAT refunds approaches

Businesses are being reminded that the date by which they can claim a refund on past VAT...

9th February 2009

Apprenticeships bill seeks to boost training levels

The government’s Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill has been published,...

9th February 2009

Business groups call for government intervention on credit

Conditions will worsen for UK businesses over the next three months as a result of the squeeze...

6th February 2009

Parking space tax would 'hit' businesses

Firms could be facing a huge tax bill on their car parking spaces if a new levy goes ahead, it...