A quarter of dads may be missing out on paternity pay, according to a new report

5 Jul 2018

The TUC has launched a new campaign calling on the Government to extend paternity pay to more workers, after discovering that a quarter of fathers may be missing out. It found that of the 620,000 new working dads last year,

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‘Bank of Mum and Dad’ feels the squeeze

4 Jun 2018

The average amount contributed by parents towards home purchases has fallen by 17 per cent over the last year, according to Legal & General (L&G). While buyers who received assistance from their parents in 2017 enjoyed an average contribution of

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Government Brexit redeployments to delay Making Tax Digital for Individuals

4 Jun 2018

A number of key projects at HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) have been placed on hold to make staff available for Brexit issues, including Making Tax Digital for Individuals. The simple assessment rollout and real-time tax code changes, both part

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New Channel 4 HQ may come to Glasgow

31 May 2018

Glasgow has made the shortlist of possible sites for the new national headquarters of Channel 4.

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Royal Bank of Scotland loses finance chief

30 May 2018

The latest development in the ongoing Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) saga has seen finance chief, Ewen Stevenson, resign prior to the bank’s AGM.

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An independent Scotland would continue to use pound, says report

29 May 2018

The Scottish Government has put forward an independence plan which involves keeping the pound sterling for at least 10 years.

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Mobile games developer targets further growth

24 May 2018

Outplay Entertainment, a Dundee-based mobile games developer, is welcoming a rise in its annual turnover and anticipating further growth as the sector continues to thrive.

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New landmark distillery, “like nothing else in the world”

23 May 2018

A new whisky distillery built on the Easter Elchies estate, Speyside, has been described as “like nothing else in the world”.

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Private sector contractors subject to new tax consultation

22 May 2018

The Government will launch a review into the taxation of contractors working in the private sector.

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New generation of offshore wind farms set for Scotland

21 May 2018

Crown Estate Scotland has revealed its plans to lease seabed, in a bid to encourage a “new generation” of offshore wind farms.

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