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Date: 30 Jan 2015

Insolvencies fall to nine-year low

Fewer than 100,000 people became insolvent last year - the first time the total figure has dipped below that threshold since 2005.

Date: 29 Jan 2015

Thousands access historic wills online

More than 25,000 historic wills have been accessed by the public since they first became available online last month.

Date: 27 Jan 2015

Companies hit by rise in profit warnings

UK companies are still suffering a post-recession hangover, new figures suggest, on the back of a rise in profit warnings.

Date: 26 Jan 2015

‘Surge’ in commercial property investments

More money was invested in commercial property in Britain in the final months of 2014 than in any quarter since records began, according to a...

Date: 23 Jan 2015

Median pay rises ‘drop to 2%’

The end of 2014 saw wage rises slow down to 2%, according to a pay analyst.

Date: 22 Jan 2015

Statutory Pay Rates for 2015/2016

The Department for Work and Pensions has announced the proposed rates for statutory payments that will apply for the 2015/2016 tax year.

Date: 21 Jan 2015

Charities warned of accounts deadline

Charities are being urged to file their accounts and annual returns online - and on time - rather than sending in hard copies.

Date: 20 Jan 2015

PM hails small business loan scheme

Prime Minister David Cameron has praised a small business finance scheme, after its total loan funding neared the £130 million mark.

Date: 19 Jan 2015

Ministers to overhaul insolvency rules

A change in the rules is set to make it harder for creditors to force someone into bankruptcy, by raising the amount of debt individuals...

Date: 16 Jan 2015

Business relief rules ‘may be reformed’

Ministers may be considering changes to the regulations surrounding business relief, according to a tax expert.