BBC News - Business Budget 2017: Tech giants targeted over VAT payments 2017-11-23T01:45:25.000000000+00:00 Large technology companies will have to pay tax on royalties made on sales in the UK. Christmas fraud: Mobiles and clothes top presents targeted 2017-11-23T01:39:53.000000000+00:00 Christmas fraud is increasing, and police are urging the public to be vigilant with buying presents. Zebras not unicorns 2017-11-23T00:16:33.000000000+00:00 A new movement calls for tech investors to back more start-ups led by women and people from ethnic minorities. Valuable commodity 2017-11-23T00:10:15.000000000+00:00 How a handful of countries on three different continents drive the international trade in playing talent. Budget 2017: What does the stamp duty change mean? 2017-11-22T23:05:14.000000000+00:00 People buying a first home worth up to £300,000 will pay no stamp duty, the Chancellor announces. Multiyork collapse puts 550 jobs under threat 2017-11-22T18:24:05.000000000+00:00 The furniture retailer will trade until Christmas at least as administrators seek a buyer. FTSE 100 rises but housebuilders hit by Budget 2017-11-22T17:33:33.000000000+00:00 Shares in housebuilders fall as the chancellor announces a review of unused planning permissions. Budget 2017: Why is white cider being taxed more? 2017-11-22T17:29:16.000000000+00:00 For most drinkers the Budget was good news, but tax on the cheapest cider is going up. Budget calculator: How will the Budget affect you? 2017-11-22T17:22:06.000000000+00:00 Will tax changes in the Budget leave you better or worse off in 2018/19? Budget 2017: Business rates to be pegged to CPI from 2018 2017-11-22T17:14:24.000000000+00:00 The move is worth £2.3bn to businesses over the next five years, the chancellor says.