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07 Sep 2017

Get ready for the new data protection rules

The government is to introduce new data protection rules under the General Data Protection Regulation which takes effect from 25 May 2018.

07 Sep 2017

Advisory fuel rates for company cars

New company car advisory fuel rates have been published which took effect from 1 September 2017.

07 Sep 2017

HMRC online forum and webchat

HMRC have announced the introduction of a new online tax forum and webchat service for small businesses.

07 Sep 2017

Guidance for employers

HMRC have issued their latest guidance to employers in the August edition of the Employer Bulletin.

07 Sep 2017

Pensions Auto enrolment compliance

The Pensions Regulator has begun carrying out employer spot checks to make sure employers are complying with their automatic enrolment duties and that they are giving their staff the workplace pensions they're entitled to.

07 Sep 2017

Auto enrolment for new employers

Under pensions auto enrolment employers have to enrol qualifying employees into a workplace pension.

07 Sep 2017

Childcare services compensation

The government are offering compensation to those who have been affected by problems with the implementation of Tax-Free Childcare.

07 Aug 2017

New timetable for Making Tax Digital

The government has announced a revised timetable for the introduction of Making Tax Digital for Business (MTDfB).

07 Aug 2017

Taylor Review of employment practices

The long awaited Taylor Review of employment practices suggests that a national strategy is needed to help provide security in such areas as wages, quality of employment, education and training, working conditions, work life balance and the ability to progress at work.

07 Aug 2017

Automatic enrolment reaches 8 million

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has confirmed than eight million employees have signed up for a workplace pension since the launch of automatic enrolment.

07 Aug 2017

Latest labour market statistics

The latest labour market statistics for the period March to May 2017 showed a 175,000 rise in employment and 64,000 fall in unemployment.

07 Aug 2017

HMRC genuine and phishing/bogus emails and calls

HMRC have issued an update of their guidance on how to recognise genuine HMRC contact be it via email or text.

07 Aug 2017

Charities bound by new Fundraising Preference Service

A new service is now available for individuals who want to limit the contact they receive from charities.

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