Anna’s Accountancy Alerts – Week 41 (8th – 14th January 2024)

Anna's AAAs January

Remote working

A survey conducted by the IoD found that 84% of business leaders polled plan to provide office-based staff members with some degree of remote working. The IoD’s survey was conducted between 13 and 30 September 2023 and received 710 responses.

Internet link: IoD website

Pension credit

Just six in 10 people who were entitled to pension credit claimed it in 2022-23. AJ Bell estimates non-claiming households each missed out on £2,200 of support, with pension credit acting as the gateway to other benefits such as free TV licence and cost of living payments.

Banking hubs

Nationwide has pulled out of Cash Access UK, which runs shared banking hubs in towns that have lost branches. Nationwide, which has the largest branch network of any provider, says it will serve customers from its own branches.

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