Links

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

Freelancers experience drop in income

Freelancers experienced a drop in income during the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown, according to research published by the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed (IPSE).

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FSB urges local councils 'not to delay small business grants'

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has urged local councils in England to ensure the speedy issuance of small business grants to firms that require them.

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UK economy falls into recession for first time in 11 years

Lockdown measures introduced as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic have pushed the UK economy into recession, data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has revealed.

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