Business rate win for clean energy tech

Solar PV, energy storage and other clean energy technologies will be exempt from business rates rises from April 2023, in plans unveiled in the last Budget. The move is in response to pressure from the...

Making Tax Digital: change is on the horizon

From April 2022, all VAT registered businesses will have to keep digital records and use appropriate software to submit their tax returns. From 2024, this digital tax system, known as Making Tax Digital (MTD), will...

What a difference one edition makes!

Since the last edition of East Anglia in Business two significant things have happened. Firstly, HMRC and the Office for National Statistics have published their review of the R&D Tax Credits Scheme for the...

Recovery Loan Scheme extended

A vital lifeline has been thrown to smaller businesses with the extension of the Recovery Loan Scheme (RLS). Over £1bn has already been offered through the Scheme, which now runs until 30 June 2022. The...

Rural businesses invited to bid for cash

Businesses in Norfolk and Suffolk can now take advantage of a capital grant opportunity of up to £30,000. DRIVE, the Delivering Rural Investment for Vital Employment Programme, wants to hear from small and medium-sized enterprises...

Business Sale Readiness Factor: Availability of financial information

When it comes to selling your business, knowledge is not only power, at some point it will need to be shared. One way or another, whether it be early in the marketing phase of...

Start-ups get help to Build Back Better

New businesses finding it difficult to get traditional funding can Build Back Better with The Start Up Loans Company. The Government-backed programme is run by The British Business Bank, and has just passed a major...

The companies embracing change to combat Covid

It’s stating the obvious to say that the last 18 months have been sink or swim for industry. The pandemic, Brexit, supply chains, skills and labour shortages have combined to create a tsunami of...

MHA Larking Gowen launch new Business Insights Chat podcast series

Local chartered accountants and business advisors are pleased to announce the launch of their new podcast series Business Insights Chat, where the team interview successful business owners and leaders from a variety of sectors...

So 2020 is almost at an end!

It has been rubbish hasn’t it, but there’s still time for a Christmas Bonus! Don’t let the opportunity pass your business by for another year. 2020 should have been a decent year; it was the...