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Top story: Report: Motherhood widens gender pay gap

The gender pay gap becomes steadily wider in the years after women become mothers, says a report by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS). Read full story

TUC calls for minimum wage increase

Record employment and high profits show employers can afford a minimum wage increase, according to a submission to the Low Pay Commission by the TUC. Read full story

Sports Direct workers to receive £1m
in back pay

Workers at Sports Direct's Derbyshire distribution centre will receive back pay of around £1m for non-payment of the minimum wage, says the Unite union. Read full story

Sage data breach could affect employees at 280 UK firms

A data breach at software firm Sage may have compromised personal information of employees at 280 UK businesses. Read full story

Making Tax Digital consultations launched by HMRC

HMRC has launched six consultation documents setting out detailed plans on its Making Tax Digital (MTD) reforms and simplifying the tax system. Read full story

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