From 12/2011, the tax burden on entrepreneurs increases to 45 per cent for those earning over £150,000. If entrepreneurs had the option to decide how they were taxed, would they choose to forego Entrepreneurs’ Relief in order to opt out of the income tax changes?
Red Ochre founder Uday Thakkar helps companies in the third sector maximise their funding opportunities through his consultancy business. Here’s how he became "a big fish in a small pond".
Today’s tips: get used to being called “mister” and take note of alcohol laws. (Read part three here.)
The web is alive with noise about a Google takeover of Twitter.
You’d think that by now Real Business would have run out of business jokes. But oh no. You’re not that lucky.
Stop blaming the bankers. "Apathetic job candidates are fuelling the recession," says Helen Clarke, MD of human resources firm Jaluch.
STG Aerospace finance director Tessa Evans checks the online currency pages 15 times a day to ensure she keeps up with all the foreign exchange developments. It would have been interesting viewing this week.
Real Business agony uncle Anthony Holmes can help with your recession-time strategising. Every fortnight he’ll tackle another restructuring problem faced by entrepreneurs. This week: overdue creditors.
Social entrepreneur Boo Armstrong is revolutionising the complimentary heathcare sector through her therapies broker Getwelluk. Here’s how she made it onto Bank of Scotland list ‘sof Social Entrepreneurs.