Graduate Oliver Dawson has joined Haines Watts Swindon, Wiltshire as an audit and accounts trainee.

At Haines Watts Swindon, Wiltshire we were delighted to see two of our partners featured in the latest edition of the Swindon & Wiltshire Business Exchange magazine.

From 2017, a new apprenticeship levy will be introduced at a rate of 0.5% on company wage bills, raising an estimated £3 billion a year.

Confirming the measure in the Autumn Statement, Chancellor George Osborne said the levy would be used to finance three million apprenticeships.

The Government has launched a new package of market reforms intended to lower household expenses, such as water, energy, internet and insurance bills.