FSB counts cost of lowering the VAT threshold

With fears that the VAT threshold could be lowered in this week's budget, the Federation of Small Businesses has warned that such a move would "drain small firms of time and...

Date: 20 November 2017

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Small retailers make plans for Black Friday

New YouGov research for Amazon has found that nearly one in four UK SME retailers (23%) is planning to participate in Black Friday this year, up from 14% last year...

Date: 15 November 2017

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Businesses should donate to charity "by law"

A new survey has found that more than half of UK consumers believe that every business should be required to give some of their profits to charity...

Date: 15 November 2017

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UK small businesses lose value

The average value of small businesses in the UK is dropping, with restaurants and cafes in London being hit the hardest according to new research...

Date: 14 November 2017