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    New look for CLM New look for CLM

    New look for CLM

New look for CLM

Think Smarter. Think CLM

CLM has a good record of innovation in the fleet management industry, for example it pioneered panel funding, bucked the trend of packaging finance and maintenance by introducing a Pay As You Go model and upped the stakes on short term hire by introducing a single system that could be used to interact with a panel of different hire vehicle providers.
 
 

 

Thinking differently, being prepared to tailor arrangements to genuinely suit its customers and the depth of relationships …

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    HMRC Advisory Fuel Rates HMRC Advisory Fuel Rates

    HMRC Advisory Fuel Rates

HMRC Advisory Fuel Rates

HMRC announces Advisory Fuel Rates for June

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has announced the Advisory Fuel Rates for the next quarter, which took effect from June 1, with only a small change to the rate for petrol engined cars above 2.0 litres.

The rate for petrol-engined cars of over 2000cc has now been reduced by 1p per mile to 21p from the previous 22p.

All other rates, for the quarter from June 1 to August 31, remain unchanged …

By |June 5th, 2017|Driving, Fleet|Comments Off on HMRC Advisory Fuel Rates
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    Changes to taxation of ULEVs dropped from Finance Bill Changes to taxation of ULEVs dropped from Finance Bill

    Changes to taxation of ULEVs dropped from Finance Bill

Changes to taxation of ULEVs dropped from Finance Bill

ULEV proposals put on hold but other changes go through

New benefit-in-kind (BIK) tax rates for ultra-low emission vehicles, due to take effect from 2020, have been dropped from the Finance Bill.

However, other changes, including the tax treatment of salary sacrifice and cash for car allowances, and new rules for Vehicle Excise Duty, have gone through.

The new tax treatment for ULEVs were confirmed in the Spring Budget and referred to 15 new bandings, of which 11 were for plug-in cars (sub-75g/km). …

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    New Tougher Speeding Fines Come Into Force New Tougher Speeding Fines Come Into Force

    New Tougher Speeding Fines Come Into Force

New Tougher Speeding Fines Come Into Force

Drivers To Be Hit By Higher Charges For Breaking The Speed Limit

From today, Monday April 24, drivers who flout the speed limit will face much tougher penalties for breaking the law.

Under the new rules, drivers caught for the most serious cases of speeding could be fined one and a half times their weekly take-home pay. So a driver earning £50,000 a year could pay up to £1,500 for travelling at 41mph in a 20mph limit.

 

What do the current rules say?

Currently, …

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    Tips For Greener Driving Tips For Greener Driving

    Tips For Greener Driving

Tips For Greener Driving

6 Top Fleet Management Tips for Earth Day
Be kind to the planet by conserving fuel and cutting emissions

Nations around the world are celebrating World Earth Day this Saturday with a variety of events to demonstrate support for environmental protection.

Every year, more than one billion people across the world mark the event by holding festivals, rallies and outdoor events in nearly 200 countries – often with the support of A-list celebrities and political leaders.

Here at CLM Fleet Management we thought we’d share …

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    How To Implement a Green Fleet Management Strategy How To Implement a Green Fleet Management Strategy

    How To Implement a Green Fleet Management Strategy

How To Implement a Green Fleet Management Strategy

How To Implement a Green Fleet Management Strategy

Creating and refining a green fleet strategy for your business that balances the various stakeholders can be a challenge. However, the benefits of a solid green fleet management plan can certainly outweigh the minimal spend required to reduce your current fuel consumption, and minimise your carbon footprint, potentially saving you more in the long run. Here’s how to implement a green fleet strategy that works for your organisation:

Considered Vehicle Selection

Make sure that you’re fully …

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    New clean air stickers required for travel to French cities New clean air stickers required for travel to French cities

    New clean air stickers required for travel to French cities

New clean air stickers required for travel to French cities

Crit’Air scheme designed to show the most polluting vehicles

UK drivers planning to go to France in the coming months are going to require new ‘clean air’ stickers or face on-the-spot fines for failing to display them.

Paris, Lyon and Grenoble introduced the new Crit’Air scheme in January to tackle vehicle pollution in their city centres, with another 22 towns and cities said to be planning to follow suit over the next few years.

The scheme requires all vehicles to clearly display an …

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    Press Release | Grey Fleet Report Press Release | Grey Fleet Report

    Press Release | Grey Fleet Report

Press Release | Grey Fleet Report

One in six businesses carry out no grey fleet checks, reveals new report

Some 62% of UK businesses that allow their employees to drive their own cars on company business carry out some form of check to mitigate the risk, with driver licence checks the most common. But more than 16%, almost one in six, carry out no checks at all.

Meanwhile, smaller fleets are more likely to allow their employees to drive their own cars (93%) on company business than those …

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    How Fuel Cards Could Benefit Your Fleet Management How Fuel Cards Could Benefit Your Fleet Management

    How Fuel Cards Could Benefit Your Fleet Management

How Fuel Cards Could Benefit Your Fleet Management

How Fuel Cards Could Benefit Your Fleet Management

With the task of managing a fleet of business vehicles comes the duty to ensure your fleet is working effectively, responsibly, and in a cost-effective way. Juggling this can be difficult. There is inevitably pressure on fleet managers to keep track of expenditures alongside all of their other management duties and day-to-day tasks. However, pressure can be reduced with a carefully implemented fuel card system, helping you to reduce time-consuming administrative tasks. Read …