It’s been an incredibly tough twelve months since the last Budget, so the UK business community was keen to see what the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, would announce in Budget 2021.

With Covid, Brexit and global recession all serving to have a negative impact on the UK economy, measures were needed to get the country back on track – while also beginning the slow process of clawing back the money spent on financial support during the Covid pandemic.

There were few surprises in Mr Sunak’s Budget announcements, as many had already been leaked prior to 3 March. But there are some measures which are likely to impact on your business as we go further into 2021 and beyond.

Key business highlights from Budget 2021

Here are the main business highlights:

Talk to us about your Budget queries

Recovery is likely to be a protracted process, but there are measures contained in Budget 2021 that aim to kickstart this economic recovery, while providing support for UK businesses.

If you have any questions or queries about the measures announced in Budget 2021, please do get in touch with us. We’ll be happy to explain the opportunities, grants, reliefs and government support that’s available for your business.