The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) has started a fact-finding mission into the benefits and disadvantages for both employees and employers of zero-hour contracts.
Small employers are set to benefit from the extension of an RTI reporting easement that will now run until spring next year.
Changes to whistleblowing laws will mean staff that lift the lid on shoddy employer automatic enrolment (AE) practices will be given greater protection in the courts.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) says it will target its auto-enrolment (AE) compliance efforts on companies and industry sectors with a reputation for breaching employment law, as research comes to light suggesting some employers may try to circumvent the legislation.
A tax avoidance scheme, which routed profits of a tax advisory business through Employee Benefit Trusts (EBT), has been closed by the courts.
The Premier League has confirmed that none of England’s top-tier football clubs has an outstanding PAYE bill, after an MP highlighted the issue affecting clubs lower down the chain.
HMRC has stopped sending out incorrect National Insurance numbers (NINO), which emerged as an ongoing problem last month.
Planned simplification of automatic enrolment (AE) legislation will initially make complying with the law more difficult for payroll departments, the Pensions Regulator (TPR) has conceded.
Glasgow City Council has been fined £150,000 after unencrypted laptops containing the personal information of more than 20,000 people were stolen.
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