State Aid Advice
Any public sector support to private sector organisations is potentially state aid, and therefore must comply with EU regulations, such as the General Block Exemption Regulation or the de minimis regulations. This support could include assistance from local authorities, enterprise partnerships and central government in the form of grants, soft loans, guarantees or investments.
UNW has provided State Aid advice on over 60 Regional Growth Fund projects for central government, and on over 300 applications to local grant schemes including Let’s Grow in the North East, Cumbria Growth Fund, Northampton Enterprise Partnership’s R&D programme and Derby Enterprise Growth Fund.
UNW has announced that Anne Hallowell is to become its new charity and not-for-profit partner. The Newcastle-based chartered accountancy and
On Friday 6th July, the UK Government published its draft legislation for the UK Finance Bill 2018-19. The Bill renews
HMRC has announced that it has extended the payroll Real Time Information (RTI) late filing easement until April 2019. RTI
HMRC proposes to introduce new VAT rules next year for construction services as part of measures to combat VAT fraud.