Wednesday, 01 February 2017 10:24
Recently two cases occurred where “employees” have sought clarification from employment tribunals of their actual status. In both cases, based on the facts not the paperwork, the tribunals have found the claimants were workers not subcontractors.
Monday, 16 January 2017 11:02
Is this holiday entitlement? What should employers do if their employees can’t get into work because of transport disruptions?
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 21:44
As you are employers, with the Christmas season now upon us I thought it would be a good time to reissue the normal precautionary advice to you.
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 21:39
Now for Christmas presents for suppliers. Where’s last year’s list?
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 09:28
In relation to staff used for freelance jobs, a specialist HMRC team will target employers suspected of avoiding national insurance.
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 11:24
It is estimated that by 2020 almost one in two people (47%) will get cancer, which in a lot of cases is a critical illness, at some point in their lives. Some employers may be ill equipped to deal with staff who have such a condition and are unfamiliar with the law.
Thursday, 13 October 2016 11:31
Workers earning the national minimum wage (NMW) have received a pay rise as of 1 October 2016.
Wednesday, 03 August 2016 08:31
You need to take on a new person its cheaper to call them self employed saving national insurance and making them responsible for their own taxes. But are they really and will HMRC or an employment tribunal agree with you.
Tuesday, 12 July 2016 22:00
We’ve had the vote, know the outcome, but do we know the way forward? Realistically not.
Tuesday, 14 June 2016 09:42
Employment Tribunals in the UK are big news today. The Chelsea doctor’s settlement of more than £1.2m is mind blowing for constructive dismissal and discrimination.