07 July 2020
© Andrey Popov | - Businessman holding tax blocks

On the 25th March 2020, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS). This allowed HMRC to calculate and provide an appropriate taxable grant to self-employed individuals ‘whose livelihoods are adversely affected by coronavirus’, based on their average income.


25 September 2014
© Mrallen | - Flag Of The Peoples Republic Of China Photo

BEIJING - China's commercial banks are facing increased non-performing loans but the risks are generally manageable, analysts and industry insiders have said.

25 September 2014

<p>The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) today (Thursday) published the September 2014 issue of its Quarterly Bulletin and Half-Yearly Monetary and Financial Stability Report.</p>

25 September 2014
HMRC Website

Employers with fewer than 50 employees will face automated in-year penalties for late real-time PAYE returns from 6 March next year. Those who employ 50 or more people will face penalties from 6 October 2014.

24 September 2014

Pension schemes guidance on the HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) website is moving to the GOV.UK website. From the end of September 2014 all current pension schemes guidance will only be available using GOV.UK.

GOV.UK is becoming the single place where can access online information and services from government. GOV.UK makes it simpler, clearer and faster for you to get what you need from government online.

24 September 2014
Bank Negara Malaysia © Tktktk |

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) today announced the formation of the Financial Services Professional Board (FSPB) and the appointment of Tan Sri Dato’ Azman Hashim as its Chairman as well as nine Board members who are prominent individuals with significant experience in the corporate and financial industry including from the international community.