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Friday 20th of February 2009

News Tag: Federation of Small Businesses

February 9, 2009

Government measures including VAT cut not helping SMEs

by Kay Murchie
According to the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB), Government measures including the recent cut in VAT is having little or no impact at all. The FSB said a survey of thousands of small-to-medium businesses (SMEs) revealed that Government measures aimed at improving trade and guaranteeing bank lending are not working. The poll found that more than half had experienced a decline ...