Business organisations form the Small Business Taskforce

We are proud to announce that along with 12 other organisation, we have formed a taskforce which represents small businesses in the UK, and is focused on ensuring the UK retains its leading global entrepreneurship position – number one in Europe and fourth globally according to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor. The Small Business Taskforce also […]

We are proud to announce that along with 12 other organisation, we have formed a taskforce which represents small businesses in the UK, and is focused on ensuring the UK retains its leading global entrepreneurship position – number one in Europe and fourth globally according to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor. The Small Business Taskforce also includes The Entrepreneurs Network, Enterprise Nation, ICAEW, IPSE, Bright Ideas Trust, Global Entrepreneurship Week, NACUE, Social Enterprise UK, Coadec, CFE, RSA and EISA. Together we plan to offer the government a clear route to over a million small businesses and self-employed individuals that we jointly represent.

As Britain’s future is negotiated, we have identified five factors of importance for business support and procurement in a post-Brexit world.

1. Flexible workforce
2. Workable tax regime
3. Accessible business support
4. International trade for all
5. Consultation with small business

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