There were some welcome new measures such as the move to encourage apprenticeships as well as an extension to the business rates holiday until June while downsides were few - largely the planned increase in Corporation Tax.
Codeweavers will sit alongside Cox Automotive’s existing digital marketing and retail solutions business, Modix, to build its presence as a leading international provider of digital retail solutions for the automotive industry.
In the final quarter of last year, orders for electric company cars more than doubled for the leasing and mobility specialist, primarily driven by beneficial tax rates for EVs as company cars, and further supported by more businesses offering salary sacrifice schemes for employees.
Salary sacrifice allows all eligible employees to drive a new BEV at an attractive inclusive monthly cost compared to a petrol or diesel equivalent. And for companies, it is also a positive shift in terms of environmental impact and the broader benefits around duty of care for employees.
While tax increases and changes in tax law are inevitable and even necessary, if not always welcome, it’s already been a difficult year for Britain’s motorists, and proposed tax changes are unlikely to make it any easier
The government wants to end sales of petrol and diesel by 2030 and put us all behind the wheel of an electric car. To see how this might feel and work, an EV subscription is worth thinking about, basically a service that is more flexible than leasing.
Fans can expect to see the Carparison logo on the shorts of the new Chiefs home kit for the 2021/22 season, as well as Vanparison branding – the company’s newest enterprise that is due to launch in just a few weeks - in and around Sandy Park and the match-day programme.
SOGO is a new mobility provider that offers an innovative leasing model in the UK for SMEs, micro-businesses and corporates. It provides an ultra-flexible service with leases available from one month to four years and has built a fleet of around 5,000 vehicles.
On 18 November Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that new cars and vans powered wholly by petrol and diesel will not be sold in the UK from 2030. This timeframe is 10 years sooner than earlier [...]
Research by Cambridge and Counties Bank comes in the wake of surging demand and use of EVs by UK households and businesses. Along with the Government’s 2030 target, a 0% Benefit in Kind (BiK) rate relief on EVs introduced in April 2020 is also expected to boost usage among UK firms.
Figures for frequent interaction between brokers and dealers in the latest wave of the Leasing Broker Federation's research moved from 86% in wave 1 to 97% in wave 3 which is in direct contrast to the frequent
interaction with manufacturers falling from 48% in wave 1 to 36% by wave 3.
With the successful launch of their new vehicle procurement platform, QV Systems are now seeing Brokers and Dealers signing up to be part of this growing sales community. The new procurement module is free to [...]
Is the new Defender fit for purpose? To be so, it has to have the ability to go anywhere, do anything and carry everything while not being too bothered about being battered and bruised along the way. The old Defender, was never the prettiest and actually looked all the better for odd dent and scratch.
Grey remains Britain’s most popular car colour, according to the latest SMMT data, with 397,000 new registrations in 2020. Black comes in second place with 324,000, followed by white at 283,000 and blue at 276,000.
Award is the result of investment in the business's online presence and communications. Having invested in its website, Shrewsbury-based Hot Car Leasing also now has a very high ranking on Google and Facebook.
With a Valentine's Day launch, the Ignite site allows users to add their criteria, such as distance of your relationship (How many miles you want to do) and what kind of relationship you are looking for (long or short lease deals). The site then brings back a range of matches suited to what the user is looking for.
Called Insights the tool is currently in its trial phase ahead of an official launch around the start of Q2 2021, marking the first step in a planned investment programme in technology at Startline this year.