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‘Kick in the teeth’ pay rise for doctors

The BMA is up in arms after the Government’s recommendation to the pay review...

Budget synopsis

Independent practitioners will be paying heavily for years to come as Chancellor Rishi Sunak...

The Budget’s key points for private doctors

THE BUDGET. Independent Practitioner Today columnist and accountant Julia Burn gives a round-up of...

Relief over CGT but questions over doctors’ company futures

THE BUDGET. Fears that the Chancellor would raise rates of capital gains tax,...

More doctors to fall into tax breach limits

THE BUDGET.  Specialist financial advisers to the medical profession have warned that more doctors...

Budget will cost independent practitioners ‘thousands’

THE BUDGET. Independent practitioners will be paying thousands of pounds more to the Treasury...

BMA accuses Chancellor of imposing ‘an unfair tax on doctors’

THE BUDGET. BMA accuses Chancellor of imposing ‘An unfair tax on doctors’ Freezing the...

Pension allowance freeze ‘will push doctors to retire early’

A surge in the number of doctors available to do private practice in the...

Private doctors expect work to bounce back

Independent practitioners have voiced optimism of a significant bounce-back in private practice work this...

Fear of complaints pushing doctors to breaking point, warns MDU  

Doctors fear a wave of complaints due to the difficulties of caring for patients...

Free tax and pensions webinar

Independent practitioners are being invited to an important free webinar: ‘NHS Pensions and Tax...

Doctors still faced with inadequate PPE

Thousands of doctors have told the BMA they are still not fully protected from...