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Treasury considers recovery loan scheme extension

The renewed scheme could become less generous to firms.

08 Oct 21

National living wage set for 5.7% rise in 2022/23

Treasury poised to approve LPC recommendation.

07 Oct 21

Stamp duty land tax reverts back to type

Pre-pandemic regime is back in place.

06 Oct 21

R&D spending hits £47.5bn in 2019/20

Expenditure on R&D as percentage of GDP trails behind target.

05 Oct 21

Hospitality and tourism VAT rises to 12.5%

Trade bodies demand temporary rate be made permanent.

04 Oct 21

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