Government Announcements

Government pledge to tackle business red tape

The government has outlined the first phase of its plans to reduce the level of regulation affecting businesses.

Government promises review of pension system

The government is looking to carry out a wide-ranging reform of the pensions system.

Government yet to fix plans for CGT

The government has yet to make a decision on the exact nature of proposed increases in capital gains tax.

Revised corporate governance code to come into effect

The directors of the UK’s largest companies will have to be re-elected on an annual basis as part of a revised code of corporate governance.

Business reaction to the Queen’s Speech

The business community has offered the Queen’s Speech a welcome.

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