News

Our technical specialists’ insight and expertise allows us to produce regular news stories and proactive advice on the latest local and national issues.

In this section of our website you will find all of the latest articles published by UHY Hacker Young and information on the key national press coverage that each piece received. Details of all events being hosted by any of our offices are also available on the events page.

To search for any of our previous news articles, please visit the Resources page.

 

28 out of Top 30 highest income tax areas are 'Stockbroker Belt' towns

21 July 2014
Our research shows this is due to the shift of the tax burden onto higher earners, who have been hit by an increase in the upper rate of tax, which now sits at 45p.
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Money raised in IPOs on AIM triples - highest sum in six years

4 July 2014
The Alternative Investment Market has delivered its biggest year for IPOs since 2007/8.
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Demands on academy governors prompting growing recruitment crisis

23 June 2014
Our recent research into academy school governance shows that the increased responsibilities placed on Governors at academy schools risk creating a recruitment crisis.
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HMRC pays out £4.6 billion in corporation tax refunds

16 June 2014
Figures obtained by us reveal that some 286,000 businesses received a corporation tax rebate in the year to 31 March 2013.
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Information flows from Switzerland to HMRC...

12 June 2014
The 2011 UK-Swiss Tax Agreement is concerned not just with the levying of withholding taxes. It also provides for the passing of information in respect of Swiss accounts to HMRC.
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London’s Silicon Roundabout remains top area for UK start-ups

9 June 2014
Our recent research shows that the area around Silicon Roundabout is once again the most prolific area of new business generation in the UK.
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Small Cap Awards winners announced

22 May 2014
Sponsored by UHY Hacker Young, The Small Cap Awards winners have been announced.
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The Small Cap Awards 2014 Nominees

21 May 2014
Sponsored by UHY Hacker Young, The Small Cap Awards shortlist nominations have been announced.
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The Small Cap Awards 2014

21 May 2014
Sponsored by UHY Hacker Young, The Small Cap Awards will shine a light on the best companies and participants in the small and micro-cap community.
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1 in 2 HMRC VAT fines against businesses ruled incorrect

19 May 2014
HMRC has disclosed that one in two penalties it issues against businesses for the late filing of VAT are incorrect.
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HMRC use of external debt collectors more than doubles in two years

17 May 2014
HMRC has doubled its use of private sector bailiffs and debt collection agencies over the last two years as it takes more aggressive action to chase overdue tax.
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Swiss/UK Tax Agreement is like the Cheese - Full of Holes!

7 May 2014
Under the terms of the Swiss/UK Tax Cooperation Agreement, most UK-resident holders of Swiss accounts were offered a simple choice.
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