New plans to crack down on Inheritance Tax (IHT) unveiled by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) in recent days could affect thousands of UK families that have set up trusts in an effort to mitigate their IHT liability, it has emerged.
British business has been “urged” to do more to meet the target of a third of women in senior leadership positions by 2020.
Europe’s highest legal authority the European Court of Justice has ruled that the taste of food is not protected by copyright after a case involving a Dutch cheese.
More than half (56 per cent) of UK small and medium-sized enterprise owners have been forced to use personal or ‘emergency funds’ to plug gaps in their cash flow caused by unpaid invoices.
According to data from the latest house price index from estate agents Your Move, the average house price increased in October, bringing the first monthly increase since February.