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Jennie Johnson
Julie Meyer
Debbie Pierce
Brian Hay
Richard O'Sullivan
David Pollock
Michael Oliver
Charlie Mullins
Tony Caldeira
Jeremy Roberts
Steve Purdham
Laura Tenison

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The Government has compiled a list of proposals for reforming the UK’s Controlled Foreign Company (CFC) rules, as part of its bid to create the most competitive tax system in the G20.

The Government has published details of its Corporate Tax Reform programme consisting of a series of essential reforms designed to improve the UK's tax competitiveness.

Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury, David Gauke has published nine documents for discussion and consultation relating to tax, following commitments made at the June Budget.

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

Five Minutes With

David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.