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    UK businesses owe HMRC £2.6 billion in overdue VAT
    10 July 2014

    UK businesses owe HMRC £2.6 billion in overdue VAT

    UK businesses currently now owe £2.6 billion to HMRC in overdue VAT as many continue to struggle to find the cash to meet their VAT bills.

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    LDF launch new tax funding solution to help road hauliers
    20 June 2014

    LDF launch new tax funding solution to help road hauliers

    Even for smaller haulage businesses, finding the tens of thousands of pounds needed to pay up-front for road taxes can be a significant burden on cashflow. In response to recent demand, we are pleased to launch a...

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    Barristers’ profits continue to drop – now down 12% in two years
    20 June 2014

    Barristers’ profits continue to drop – now down 12% in two years

    Barristers’ incomes have fallen by 12% in the last two years, putting their ability to meet the critical July 31st tax deadline under increased pressure.

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    LDF sponsors glamorous Polo weekend at Chester Racecourse
    23 May 2014

    LDF sponsors glamorous Polo weekend at Chester Racecourse

    For the world of asset finance the polo season kicked off in style last weekend, with the LDF International polo tournament seeing the industry’s finest descend on Chester racecourse for a few glasses of Pimms and a...

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    Sustainable and compliant – two key words in education ICT procurement
    14 May 2014

    Sustainable and compliant – two key words in education ICT procurement

    In these times of austerity, schools face two key challenges when purchasing ICT equipment – they need to ensure that their ICT procurement is financially sustainable, while remaining compliant with the stringent...

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    Banks cutting small business overdrafts far faster than loans
    14 May 2014

    Banks cutting small business overdrafts far faster than loans

    Banks are cutting small business overdrafts much more sharply than traditional bank loans, creating a ‘hidden credit crunch’ for small businesses.

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    Funding the change
    28 April 2014

    Funding the change

    With the 6 April deadline for salaried partners to find funding to join their partnerships now passed, the permanent changes HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has made to the landscape of the legal profession are becoming...

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