Pleasant Budget surprises for SMEs
The budget contained a couple of nice surprises for small businesses, but perhaps the government won’t be quite as nice when the election is out of the way, argues Simon Sweetman.
So, what was in it for you? Those who wait for plums from the Budget are generally doomed to disappointment, so no holding back on NIC increases - but it was never very likely. This was never going to be a tax cutting budget.