Aga Khan Economic Planning Board
The Economic Planning Board (EPB) is a volunteer organisation under the Ismaili Council for the United Kingdom (UK). It was established to keep the economic status of the Jamat under review. It aims to improve the economic well-being of the Jamat via case management and support in the areas of employment and personal finance. The EPB has also launched a number of business alliances in industries from hospitality to pharmaceuticals.
This article explains the tax compliance issues when passing on substantial financial gifts to family under inheritance tax rules.
From 1 May, the government has made a number of changes to how the Job Retention Scheme works for furloughed workers
Hundreds of thousands of people struggling with debt problems will be supported through a new debt respite scheme, Breathing Space, launched by government, which gives a 60-day respite period.
Employment Support from the Aga Khan Economic Planning Board
AKEPB have partnered with Create Your Own Future to bring the Jamat an innovative new online service
Last updated: 3 March 2021
The Chancellor has announced the Budget for 2021, which has implications for Jamati households and businesses.
Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has updated and issued their guidance on how to pay the outstanding balance on VAT payments which have been deferred between 20 March 2020 and 30 June 2020.
The Aga Khan Economic Planning Board is here to support you during and beyond the Covid-19 crisis. We have prepared a number of useful guides and resources for businesses, individuals and students.
Checklist for Keeping Your Job
(Last updated 25/10/2020)
Checklist For Negotiating Your Pay & Conditions
(Last updated 24/10/2020)
Checklist For Finding A New Job
(Last updated 17/10/2020)