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Simpsons Malt completes acquisition of well-known Scottish grain merchant with support from UNW

12th February 2021

Newcastle-based chartered accountancy and business advisory firm UNW has recently supported Simpsons Malt, a fifth-generation family malting and agricultural merchanting

Government announces when new VAT deferral payment scheme will open

10th February 2021

The Government has updated its advice for businesses that deferred VAT payments between 20 March and 30 June 2020 to

Major Changes for April 2021 – new Off Payroll Workers rules (IR35) for Private Sector Employers

5th February 2021

Major changes are due to take place for large and medium sized private sector employers who engage workers outside of

Chancellor announces one-off grants worth up to £9,000 for retail, hospitality, and leisure sectors and a further £594m for other businesses not eligible for them

5th January 2021

Following the Government’s announcement of a new national lockdown on 4 January 2021, the Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak

Chancellor extends furlough and government-backed loan schemes

18th December 2020

On Thursday 17th December, the Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak announced a month-long extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention

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11th December 2020

In the run up to the end of the Brexit transitional period on 31 December, HMRC has announced the introduction

Christmas Party Expenses – What can employers provide to employees?

8th December 2020

The festive season is almost upon us and for most employers this season will be like no other, due to

UNW Dental Bulletin – December 2020

2nd December 2020

UNW’s latest update on topics of financial interest to all dentists contains two articles, which includes the latest results from

Employee living accommodation – is it tax exempt?

30th November 2020

HMRC are removing one exemption and are clamping down on another. The tax treatment of employee living accommodation is complex. 

Government extends £1 million tax break to stimulate investment by UK businesses

20th November 2020

As the Budget originally scheduled for Autumn has been postponed until Spring, the Government made a number of announcements regarding

New payment arrangements for deferred VAT announced

20th November 2020

The Government has announced new payment arrangements for VAT deferred between 20 March and 30 June 2020 due to the

Charity Client Focus: Bob Eldridge MBE, Founder and Chair of Street Zero

18th November 2020

Bob Eldridge founded Street Zero in 2018, with the mission of eradicating homelessness and “rough sleeping” in Newcastle by 2022.