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Dropping default age would harm business, say employers

Business organisations have reacted with disappointment to news that the government is proposing to remove the default retirement age.

Pension system to see radical reforms

The government is planning to accelerate moves to raise the state pension age for men to 66 as part of a major overhaul of the pensions system.

Tax review could mean abolition of IR35

A wide-ranging review of smaller business taxation will have implications for the way that contractors are taxed.

Emergency Budget 2010: business response

Business groups have given a largely positive reaction to the emergency Budget.

Emergency Budget 2010: mixed reaction to VAT increase

Business groups appear to have accepted the emergency Budget rise in VAT to 20 per cent with a certain resigned stoicism.

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