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No Self Assessment late filing penalty for those who file online by 28 February

Self Assessment customers who cannot file their tax return by the 31 January 2021 deadline will not receive a late filing penalty if they file online by 28 February. Self Assessment customers will…

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Close to 1 million businesses run the risk of closure by April 2021

The latest information published by LSE’s Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) and the Alliance for Full Employment (AFFE) suggests that countless liquidations expected for UK firms as support…

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Insolvency is down by 41% despite global pandemic

Corporate Insolvencies down by 41% despite global pandemic

The insolvency service has released their monthly insolvency statistics for November 2020. The results are unexpected. On the 15th December, insolvency service released the November 2020 figures for…

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The future of the high street is hanging by a thread

Around 11,120 chain store outlets shut between January and June in 2020, according to research by the Local Data Company and accountancy firm PwC. Although more than 5,000 shops opened during the…

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Furlough: Resolution, or accident waiting to happen?

The late notice of Novembers extended furlough scheme left employers irate, as valuable staff members could have remained employed if further notice was given.   The furlough scheme has helped pay…

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The Directors' Helpline operates independently and with no obligation

It’s always worth speaking to us and hearing what we have to say. You will always be guided by a director and we are on hand at any time, 7 days a week. Often directors find our advice far more reasonable, practical and effective than maybe some of the more traditional routes in the past.

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Independent and in your corner

Without advice, directors can be pressured unfairly into insolvency. Unlike insolvency practitioners, The Directors helpline will always represent you and your company, not your creditors.


We assess all the ways forward

We'll explain your company debt liabilities, accountancy solutions and restructuring options but we know your business is different to every other business. So, together, we decide how to proceed in a manner you're comfortable with.


Company Recovery Experts

It's our aim to get you and your company the best possible outcome during an uncertain time. The Directors Helpline put 100% in helping you and your company.