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KPMG has slashed 275 staff as part of its latest restructuring exercise in an attempt to streamline the business.

KPMG has told its UK staff that up to 3% of roles, equating to more than 300 positions, will be “at risk” as part of a review across the entire business.

I think we know what happens when a government sets targets for a department or agency and cuts their resources at the same time, exhorting them to be meaner and leaner, explains Simon Sweetman


Corporate restructuring firm Begbies Traynor Group has reduced its insolvency headcount by 6.2%, while reporting profits from continuing operations in line with the previous year.


No business owner wants to make redundancies but sometimes it's necessary. Judy Crook explains how to manage the redundancy process fairly and comply with legislation.


HMRC should focus less on spending cuts and more on chasing the £130bn in uncollected, evaded and avoided taxes, says the Public and Commercial Services Union.