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Chancellor Philip Hammond Has Delivered The Autumn 2017 Budget

Key Budget Points

The state of the economy

  • Growth forecast for 2017 downgraded from 2% to 1.5% - Productivity growth and business investment also revised down
  • Another 600,000 people forecast to be in work by 2022
  • £500m for 5G mobile networks, fibre broadband and artificial intelligence
  • £540m to support the growth of electric cars, including more charging points
  • A further £2.3bn allocated for investment in research and development,
  • Another 600,000 people forecast to be in work by 2022
  • Existing diesel supplement in company car tax to rise by 1%
  • Short-haul air passenger duty rates and long-haul economy rates to be frozen, paid for by an increase on premium-class tickets and on private jets.
  • VAT threshold for small business to remain at £85,000 for two years
  • Income tax to be applied from April 2019 on digital economy royalties relating to UK sales which are paid to a low-tax jurisdiction, raising about £200m a year
  • Rises in business rates to be pegged to CPI measure of inflation, not RPI
  • A further £2.3bn allocated for investment in research and development

  • £3bn to be set aside over next two years to prepare UK for every possible outcome as it leaves EU
Pensions, tax, savings and welfare
  • Stamp duty to be abolished immediately for first-time buyers purchasing properties worth up to £300,000
  • In London and other expensive areas, the first £300,000 of the cost of a £500,000 purchase by first-time buyers will be exempt from stamp duty
  • £1.5bn package to "address concerns" about the delivery of universal credit
  • Claimants to get one month's payment within five weeks of applying
  • Scottish police and fire services to get refunds on VAT from April 2018
  • Vehicle excise duty for diesel cars that do not meet latest standards to rise by one band in April 2018
  • Tax hike will not apply to van owners
  • Tax-free personal allowance to rise to £11,850 in April 2018
  • Higher-rate tax threshold to increase to £46,350
  • Tobacco will rise by 2% above Retail Price Index (RPI) inflation while the minimum excise duty on cigarettes introduced in March will also rise, as will duty on hand-rolled tobacco
  • Duty on beer, wine, spirits and most ciders will be frozen
  • Duty on high-strength "white ciders" to be increased via new legislation

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We offer a full payroll service for your business, which offers many advantages to you and your business. We will ensure that all requirements under the new Real Time Information (RTI) system are being met by your business. Alternatively we will assist in the setting up of your own payroll service advising on the best software for your needs and how to operate it.

Company Audits

Audits and Independent Reviews still remain the most valuable means of giving your business credibility as they assist in the improvement of management information, provide reassurance for stakeholders and/or trustees, and can identify potential weaknesses and how to alleviate them. Audits and reviews give businesses an independent opinion regarding the completeness and accuracy of their financial statements for a given period.

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Cameron, Ferriby & Co has a long established and respected place in the local banking fraternity and will work with you and your business to establish its banking needs ensuring you are receiving the best service the business banking sector has to offer.

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UK holidaymakers hit with £1bn of card fees Posted on Tuesday July 17, 2018

Figures compiled for the BBC show just how much British banks are charging holidaymakers

Poundworld to close 40 more stores Posted on Tuesday July 17, 2018

The discount retailer is now set to close 145 stores after falling into administration in June.

Farnborough Airshow: Aircraft sales to hit $6.3tn on China trade Posted on Tuesday July 17, 2018

China will pass the US as the biggest air travel market within 10-15 years, Boeing says.

Goldman Sachs names DJ-ing banker David Solomon as boss Posted on Tuesday July 17, 2018

David Solomon, who is to take over from Lloyd Blankfein, is also known as DJ D-Sol.

Tax rise needed to fund NHS spending boost, says watchdog Posted on Tuesday July 17, 2018

Office for Budget Responsibility says either taxes need to rise or spending fall to cover health funding.

Wage growth slows despite jobless fall Posted on Tuesday July 17, 2018

Wage growth slipped to 2.7% from 2.8% in the three months to May, while unemployment fell by 12,000.

Arsenal caught up in fraud probe at carmaker sponsor Posted on Tuesday July 17, 2018

Premier League club Arsenal has been tangled up in a fraud investigation at Chinese carmaker BYD.

Ryanair flights cancelled over strike action Posted on Tuesday July 17, 2018

A quarter of Ryanair's Irish-based pilots are striking over working conditions.

Amazon's Jeff Bezos beats Bill Gates in new rich list Posted on Tuesday July 17, 2018

The Amazon founder is now richer than Bill Gates has ever been.

EU signs its biggest free trade deal with Japan Posted on Tuesday July 17, 2018

The agreement is a challenge to the increasing protectionism employed by US President Donald Trump.

Business VAT update Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Neil Warren guides us through the labyrinth of VAT changes over the past year.

Retailers in distress Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

With some high-profile businesses hitting the rocks in recent months, it’s time to take a fresh look at how to head off crisis. David Parsley investigates.

SME news Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Resources for SMEs including the latest government support schemes and information on smaller business issues.

ICAEW Tech conference review Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

ICAEW’s conference to investigate the impact of digital technology on finance professionals took place in the most appropriate venue: cyberspace

Ten easy steps to better IT security Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Is your business taking its cyber security seriously? ICAEW’s IT Faculty can help you work out how to do even better at protecting your data and systems.

Business and Management Faculty 2018 webinars and events Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Stay up-to-date by attending our webinars and events in 2018. We have a varied programme of CPD lectures offering you the choice of meeting fellow members at our one hour events at Chartered Accountants’ Hall, or listening to our online webinars from the comfort of your office or home.

Webinar resources Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Thank you for registering on to the Business and Management Faculty's webinar, Difficult conversations, broadcast on 11 July 2018.

Five steps to General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Louise Marshall, partner at Spring Law, explains the rules surrounding GDPR and takes us through five practical and easy steps that businesses need to take to ensure compliance.

Women in Finance Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

The Women in Finance Network was launched by the Business and Management faculty in September 2006. Its aim is to share experiences and to help members with personal development.

Steps to minimise supply chain fraud Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

As businesses are becoming increasingly reliant on longer, more complex supply chains, the opportunities for fraud are increasing. Tim Philips looks at what can be done to prevent it.

Benefits of bespoke data analysis Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Matthew Leitch extols the considerable business benefits of bespoke data analysis.

Seven steps to recruiting the right team Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Clarity or purpose and a rounded approach are essential, finds Bethan Ashmead-Latham.

Choosing the right KPIs Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

With crucial KPIs buried deep in every business, finance professionals speak to Lauren Razavi about how they harness their company’s hidden depths for success.

Fraud response - recovering lost money through the civil courts Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

This webinar, presented in conjunction with the Fraud Advisory Panel, will explain the process of recovering lost money through the civil courts.

Directors' duties and obligations Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

In this brief, informative webinar, Neil Butler of Companies House will run through the legal duties and responsibilities that company directors must comply with when accepting director roles in companies.

Brexit update - June Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Dr. Stephen Davies of the Institute of Economic Affairs impartially updates us with any real news on trade arrangements, migration and details any progress on borders and customs agreements which will be pertinent to us over the next few years.

Company filing requirements and development update Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

This webinar will provide you with a quick summary of filing requirements and indicate how to legitimately reduce excessive detail of personal information requested.

Investor relations and the FD Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Faculty members turned out in force on 6 February for the first joint event between the Faculty and the Investor Relations Society. An impressive line-up of speakers, chaired by Penny Bickerstaff, independent consultant and Faculty committee member, debated the demands on FDs from their IR programmes, and the inherent conflicts with the day job.

Attracting, recruiting and retaining talent Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Recruiting and retaining good staff is vital to the long term success of a business. David Parmenter examines some of the practices that will make a difference.

Audit: What CFOs want Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

The main purpose of an audit is to satisfy an organisation’s shareholders, but is that the only benefit to the finance function? Lauren Razavi finds out.

The perilous search for 'Himalayan Viagra' Posted on Tuesday July 17, 2018

More valuable than gold, Yarsagumba fungus is only found in the Himalayas above 3,000 metres.

'Don't be do-gooders. Do things' Posted on Monday July 16, 2018

Cafédirect boss John Steel says his firm is not "here to be do-gooders, we're here to do things".

The self-driving car that's 50 years old Posted on Friday July 13, 2018

A self-driving car has become the first to make it round the Goodwood race circuit.

Self-made business owners on Kylie Jenner and their tips for success Posted on Friday July 13, 2018

The BBC spoke to female business owners about Kylie Jenner and their personal tips for success.

How toilet paper became a million dollar idea Posted on Friday July 13, 2018

The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how toilet paper became a million dollar idea.

Brexit White Paper 'very disappointing' Posted on Thursday July 12, 2018

Lloyd's of London chief says the government's Brexit White Paper fails the financial services sector.

Virtual reality 'is not just for gamers' Posted on Wednesday June 27, 2018

Firms in Hong Kong are using virtual and augmented reality technology to shape client experience.

Flight: Will our skies ever be quieter? Posted on Tuesday July 10, 2018

Three ways that the aviation industry is working towards quieter skies.

Aptamil investigating baby milk formula complaints Posted on Monday July 09, 2018

Mums say their babies have been sick after the recipe of a popular formula milk was changed.

US-China trade war: Why you should care Posted on Thursday July 05, 2018

The world's two largest economies are at each other's throats, but what does a trade war between the US and China mean for the rest of the world, and for your pocket?