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A deluge of debt awaits North East SMEs unless the Government does more

Robson Laidler believes the Government has done a good job supporting many businesses throughout the Covid-19 crisis, but we now need greater clarity on measures put in place to help SMEs survive the deluge of debt so many will face in early 2021. One of the biggest issues facing the […]

Stamp Duty Land Tax – temporary reduced rates

Stamp Duty

Stamp duty land tax (SDLT) costs have been reduced following the Government announcement in the Summer Statement. There is a temporary reduction in SDLT rates for residential completions that take place between 8 July 2020 and 31 March 2021, raising the nil rate threshold to £500,000 from £125,000. The reduction […]

COVID-19 Business Support Update

business support

This week has been unprecedented in terms of daily updates of government support to businesses and individuals in the current climate. Literally things are changing on a daily basis. We are doing our very best to keep you updated and therefore please see below our latest updated summary where we […]