The £20 million fund opened on 15 March 2021 for smaller businesses to apply for grants of up to £2,000 to help them adapt to new customs and tax rules when trading with the EU.
Complicated new VAT rules post-Brexit are causing big headaches for both importers and exporters - and with a change in the system unlikely to happen, businesses are going to have to get to grips with the new VAT regime or else stop trading with the EU.
In the latest of our series of weekly Brexit Blogs, Mary Schofield of Lovewell Blake welcomes the EU/UK trade deal, but says there is much unfinished business.
The signing of a trade deal with the EU will be a huge relief to businesses, averting as it does the potentially damaging consequences of no deal.
In the latest of our series of weekly Brexit Blogs, Mary Schofield of Lovewell Blake says that even though the outcome of trade talks is uncertain, there are things that we already know about business life after 1 st January.
In the latest of our series of weekly Brexit Blogs, Mary Schofield of Lovewell Blake explains how the government is planning a phased introduction of import controls once the transition period comes to an end.
In the latest of our series of weekly Brexit Blogs, Rob Geary explains how Brexit will result in changes to VAT rules which will affect any business importing or exporting goods.
A ‘perfect storm’ of events is about to test farming’s resilience to the limits, says Chris Solt of Lovewell Blake.