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.
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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.
A chance to come clean about your second income
17 April 2014
HMRC have announced a “Second Incomes Campaign”, the latest in a series of opportunities for non-compliant taxpayers to provide details of undisclosed income.
Aberdeen has UK's biggest increase in disposable income since the credit crunch
14 April 2014
The average household disposable income for the UK’s Top 40 towns and cities has risen by just £1,761 over the same period to £14,068.
Employment Allowance: Up to £2,000 off your Class 1 NICs
11 April 2014
From 6 April 2014, Employment Allowance maybe available to you if you are a business or charity that pays employer Class 1 NICs on your employees’ or directors’ earnings.
Biggest year for IPOs on AIM since 2007
7 April 2014
The Alternative Investment Market (AIM) has delivered the biggest year for IPOs since 2007/8, with the 76 companies that floated in the last 12 months raising £2.2billion.
Budget 2014: what does it mean for the legal sector?
3 April 2014
Of particular note was the confirmation that the new rules applying to LLPs will go ahead from 6 April 2014. Additionally, there were other announcements that could be of relevance to the sector.
UK and Ireland have highest death duties of all major economies
31 March 2014
The UK government would typically take 25.8% from the estate of an individual passing on assets worth US$3m* to their heirs, well above the global average of 7.67%.
Budget 2014: what does it mean for the charity and not-for-profit sector?
22 March 2014
Amongst the Budget 2014 detail there were some announcements which affect the charity and not-for-profit sector, with some charities in specific benefiting from the proposed budget.
Banksy's larger than life Lab Rat finally finds home big enough
18 March 2014
Banksy’s rediscovered ‘Lab Rat’ painting has finally found a home big enough to house it, and now hangs in our London office.
HMRC's tax take from Capital Gains Tax investigations jumps by a third this year - hitting record highs
10 March 2014
Our research shows buy-to-let landlords and multiple home owners are under particular scrutiny.
Starting 2014 with a strengthened national presence
7 March 2014
We are starting 2014 with a strengthened national presence, following a series of acquisitions, re-brandings and the appointment of new hires.
Room for improvement in corporate governance reporting
5 March 2014
Small and mid-size quoted companies need to focus their governance reporting on what is important and better explain what they do and why they do it.