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  • April 2017: nine key employment law changes

    Date:
    13 March 2017

    The run-up to April is typically a busy time of year for HR professionals, with new employment legislation due to come into force. 2017 is no exception, with the most significant development being the introduction of the gender pay gap reporting duty for larger employers. However, there are a number of other key changes affecting all employers, regardless of their size.

  • Bonus season: five mistakes employers can make

    Date:
    15 February 2017

    No matter who the employer is and how much scrutiny they are under, calculating bonuses can be problematic. We round up five employment law cases where the employer made a bonus mistake.

  • Taxis and taxes: the wider implications of the Uber decision

    Date:
    8 November 2016

    Most of the attention centred on the recentĀ UberĀ decision has focused on the employment law aspects of the case. But there could be far wider implications in terms of tax obligations, according to Leigh Sayliss, partner at law firm Howard Kennedy.

  • Changes to IR35 disguised employment rules put HR in the firing line

    Date:
    1 September 2016

    The Government plans to get tough on contractors who fail to pay their taxes under IR35 disguised employment rules. Employment lawyer Darren Hayward warns that this could make HR responsible for determining employment status.

  • Changes to tax on termination pay in April 2018

    Date:
    17 August 2016

    The Government has cut back proposed changes to taxing termination payments, issuing new draft legislation that is expected to come into force in April 2018.

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