County Durham tech manufacturer secures £150,000 capital grant to support expansion plans

22nd October 2020

Filtronic has received a grant of £150,000 to contribute towards its expansion project which will accelerate growth and increase its

Employer Tax Considerations for Employee Expenses and Benefits During COVID-19

13th October 2020

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has generated a number of challenges for employers, particularly in dealing with the working arrangements of

Job Support Scheme (JSS) – Expansion for Closed Business Premises

12th October 2020

With the imminent introduction of further local lockdowns of varying severity, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced on Friday 9 October that

Job Retention Bonus Scheme – further details revealed

7th October 2020

The Government has revealed further details of the Job Retention Bonus, which can be claimed by eligible employers from February

Management Buy-Out at leading North East Estate Agents

5th October 2020

Dowen Estate Agents, which has a head office in Hartlepool and 7 additional branches along with a bespoke Auction Department

The key announcements from Rishi Sunak’s Winter Economy Plan

24th September 2020

In his announcement to Parliament today (24 September), the Chancellor Rishi Sunak set out details of the Winter Economy Plan,

Expansion of zero-rated VAT for charity digital advertising

21st September 2020

HMRC recently published a brief clarifying its policy on VAT and digital advertising services purchased by charities. The brief expands

UNW strengthens Employment Tax expertise with new Senior Manager

16th September 2020

In response to continued demand for its specialist tax services, North East accountancy and business advisory firm UNW has added

Updated Tax Rates for 2020/2021

13th August 2020

At the Summer Economic Update on 8 July 2020, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced changes to Property Taxes affecting purchasers

Watch our Life After Lockdown: M&A and Markets Update webinar

7th August 2020

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, many organisations have been understandably focused on stabilising cash-flow. As restrictions start to

Job Retention Bonus (JRB) Scheme – further details provided

31st July 2020

The Government has now provided further details of the Job Retention Bonus, which can be claimed by eligible employers from

Government confirms that redundancy pay and notice pay for furloughed workers is to be based on full pay

30th July 2020

The Government has ensured that furloughed employees will receive statutory redundancy pay and statutory notice pay based on their normal