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Morning Money: How has taxation become a significant issue north of the border?

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Morning Money: How has taxation become a significant issue north of the border?
With just days to go before Scotland goes to the polls to elect a new devolved parliament, taxation has emerged as a significant issue. The Scottish Parliament is about to take on greater tax-raising powers and Share Radio’s Scottish Correspondent, Maurice Smith, spoke with the leaders of two parties north of the border who want to increase income taxes.
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Maurice Smith


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Morning Money: UK micro businesses write off £9bn every year due to unpaid invoices!

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Morning Money: UK micro businesses write off £9bn every year due to unpaid invoices!
Ed Molyneux, CEO and co-founder of FreeAgent, discussed the research conducted by the online accounting system provider, which found that UK micro-businesses write off £9 billion every year due to unpaid invoices. So how can companies avoid this and is the treasury missing out? Ed also has some useful advice for freelancers.
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Chris Bailey, Ed Molyneux


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Morning Money: Will business issues loom large ahead of the upcoming Mayor of London election?

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Morning Money: Will business issues loom large ahead of the upcoming Mayor of London election?
On May 5th, Londoners will go to the polls to choose a new Mayor of London. It's the fifth such vote, and it matters to business just who is elected. But will business issues loom large in the last days of what's been a rather lacklustre campaign? To find out, Share Radio Morning Money's Nigel Cassidy spoke to Chris Curtis, from YouGov.
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Nigel Cassidy, Chris Curtis


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Morning Money: How will telecoms be affected by Brexit?

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Morning Money: How will telecoms be affected by Brexit?
The EU referendum is rapidly approaching. So what happens to our telecoms if the UK population votes to leave the European Union? Dave Millett, of independent telecoms brokerage Equinox, discussed the impact it will have for businesses and individuals.
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Chris Bailey, Dave Millett


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Morning Money: BHS, Junior Doctors and children migrants discussed by the Huffington Post's Jack Sommers

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Morning Money: BHS, Junior Doctors and children migrants discussed by the Huffington Post's Jack Sommers
As the pensions regulator launches an investigation into the collapse of BHS, which has a £571 million hole in its pension fund, The Huffington Post’s Jack Sommers talks about whether this will become a political issue. Jack also discusses the Junior Doctors strike and the MP vote against the attempt to force the government to allow 3000 unaccompanied child refugees into the UK from Europe.
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Chris Bailey, Jack Sommers


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Morning Money: Tax returns, Miliband’s re-emergence & the battle to be London Mayor

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Morning Money: Tax returns, Miliband’s re-emergence & the battle to be London Mayor
Jack Sommers, of The Huffington Post, discusses the latest in the world of politics. Among the topics covered, Jack discusses the MPs publishing their tax returns, the return of David Miliband to British politics and mayoral candidate Sadiq Khan, who exclusively told The Huffington Post that Zac Goldsmith’s divisive campaign is putting Muslims off taking part In politics.
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Chris Bailey, Jack Sommers


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Morning Money: Who are 2016’s emission penalty contenders?

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Morning Money: Who are 2016’s emission penalty contenders?
A new report from CDP, analysing 15 of the world's largest automakers, shows that Volkswagen is not the only car maker facing significant potential penalties as regulation on fleet emissions tightens around the world. Paul Simpson, the CEO of CDP, joined Sarah Lowther and Paul Sedgwick to discuss further the report he authored.
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Paul Sedgwick, Paul Simpson


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Morning Money: Schools to academies & the Chancellor's PM preparations - Dan Hodges looks ahead to the Budget

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Morning Money: Schools to academies & the Chancellor's PM preparations - Dan Hodges looks ahead to the Budget
Dan Hodges, Political Commentator at the Mail on Sunday, joins Sarah Lowther and Chris Bailey to look ahead to the budget. The focus in the build up to the budget has turned to education after it was announced that all schools will be changed to academy status. Dan discusses this as well as George Osborne’s position in the leadership contest.
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Chris Bailey, Dan Hodges


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Morning Money: Tom Blomfield offers an insight into the mobile first challenger bank Mondo

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Morning Money: Tom Blomfield offers an insight into the mobile first challenger bank Mondo
Ninety six seconds was all it took to raise £1 million pounds, in Mondo's crowdfund via the Crowdcube platform. The mobile first challenger bank is allowing customers to become shareholders through the initiative. Tom Blomfield is the Chief Executive of Mondo, and he explains what the company does, whilst also looking ahead to the future for the bank and the industry.
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Chris Bailey, Tom Blomfield


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Morning Money: Just Eat CEO David Buttress discusses the company's full-year performance

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Morning Money: Just Eat CEO David Buttress discusses the company's full-year performance
David Buttress, CEO of global online and mobile takeaway ordering service Just Eat, discusses the company’s full year results. From humble beginnings in a Danish basement in 2001, to a 2014 listing on the London Stock Exchange, it now operates in 15 countries worldwide. So what do its latest figures reveal and what does the future hold?
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Chris Bailey, David Buttress


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