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Top story: New powers for TPR following auto-enrolment scheme concerns

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) will be given new powers for regulating master trust schemes to protect auto-enrolled workers, according to plans set out in the Queen's Speech. Read full story

Select committee: AE at risk from weaknesses in pension regulation

The Work and Pensions Select Committee says automatic enrolment (AE) into employer pension schemes is a “success story”, but major concerns have arisen over where funds are being invested. Read full story

TUC: Brexit would mean excessive hours for 1m more workers

A million more employees are at high risk of being forced to work excessive hours if the UK votes to leave the EU, according to analysis from the TUC. Read full story

Error in travel and subsistence legislation

HRMC has admitted the wording of new legislation on travel and subsistence is incorrect and requires amendment. Read full story

Government announces plan to limit tip deductions

Proposals to limit employer deductions from discretionary tips and service charges have been announced by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS). Read full story

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