It’s been a busy month for debt news, not least the staggering 372% jump in council tax arrears our clients have seen over the last five years.
And in other news, unions have warned that wages have plummeted in Scotland over the last six years, at a rate not seen since the 19th century.
It’s not all doom and gloom, however. Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) plans to scrap automatic fines of £100 for late tax returns, which will come as a relief for many self-employed people.
Read more in this month’s round up…