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Useful websites for business owners.

HM Revenue and Customs
Government department responsible for tax administration
HM Treasury
UK economics and finance ministry
Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Government department responsible for UK business
British Chambers of Commerce
Representing local business communities
Companies House
Official Government register of UK companies
UK Intellectual Property Office
Government body responsible for granting intellectual property rights
Money Claim Online
Online claiming facility from HM Courts Service
Acas
Employment relations organisation
Citizens Advice
Helping to resolve consumer issues
Contracts Finder
A free service for businesses, government buyers and the public
Get Safe Online
Protecting against internet threats
Office for National Statistics
National and local statistics online
BBC News
The latest UK and international news
Financial Times Online
Financial news and analysis
Route Planner
Plan your journey routes within the UK and Europe

Latest business news

UK tax system 'discourages employment and investment', IFS suggests

The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has suggested that the current UK tax system discourages employment, investment and corporate risk-taking and needs reform.

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HMRC waives self assessment penalties for a month

Self assessment taxpayers will not be fined for late online returns if they file by 28 February, HMRC has said.

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LITRG calls for rise in High Income Child Benefit Charge threshold

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has urged the government to raise the High Income Child Benefit Charge (HICBC) threshold to avoid it affecting basic-rate taxpayers for the first time in April.

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