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Accounting for care & nursing homes

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An Autumn Statement for “rebuilding Britain”

Five years since delivering his first spending review, George Osborne spent over an hour delivering his 2015 Autumn Statement. He repeatedly stated the Government’s intent to build public services, infrastructure, national defences and strong public finances.

The Autumn Statement – what can we expect?

The Chancellor of the Exchequer will deliver his Autumn Statement on Wednesday 3 December. This will provide an update on the government’s plans for the economy based on the latest forecasts from the Office for Budget Responsibility, which will be published the same day.

Is the care industry hedged out?

Since 2012, many property-related SME businesses, including care homes, have found themselves in a state of limbo awaiting the outcome of the FCA review into the selling of interest rate hedging products (IRHPs).
IRHPs were designed to help customers manage fluctuations in interest rates and to fix the cost of borrowing and repayments. 

The Budget 2014 – summary

In a speech full of sound bites, the Chancellor’s 2014 Budget repeated past themes – the need to build a resilient economy and for Britain to live within its means. But his dominant message was new: this was a Budget for “the makers, the doers and the savers”.