Employment Allowance

HMRC have published guidance on the operation of the employment allowance.  From 6 April 2014 employers can claim the employment allowance of £2,000 and reduce employer’s class 1 NI contributions. An employer can claim the employment allowance if it is a business or charity that pays employer Class 1 NI on employees’ or Directors’ earnings….

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Workplace Pensions: Auto Enrolment

What is it? It’s a government initiative, called workplace pension reform, designed to get millions of workers in the UK saving into pensions, by automatically enrolling those who do not already contribute to a workplace pension. The new rules mean all UK businesses will legally have to offer pensions to eligible workers by 2018. Who’s…

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