Hot Off The Wires - 4th March 2021
Rishi Sunak will raise taxes to the highest level since the 1960s as he attempts to repair Britain’s finances; from 2023 corporation tax would rise from 19% to 25% for the most profitable companies.
Vauxhall’s Ellesmere Port factory will close with the loss of thousands of jobs unless it gets support from British taxpayers, the boss of the car maker has warned.
Britain’s economic growth will accelerate next year at the fastest rate since official records began as the economy rebounds by 7.3%, according to the government’s independent economic forecaster.
Amazon looks set to emerge as a key beneficiary of Britain's new tax "super-deduction" thanks to a major ramping up of its UK warehouse footprint, even as the Government wrangles with how to get Big Tech to pay more tax.
Las Vegas Sands has agreed to sell the operations and real estate of marquee resort and casino the Venetian for $6.25 billion.
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