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Tax Changes To Settlement Agreements: 2018/19

A number of tax changes to settlement agreements came into force from the 6th April 2018. Further changes take effect from the 6th April 2019 Tax Changes To Settlement Agreements: 6th April 2018 Prior to the 6th April 2018, where the employment contract provided for pay in lieu of notice (PILON), then the PILON was […]

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Ministry Of Justice Report A Further Substantial Increase In Employment Tribunal Claims

The Ministry of Justice has just released its employment tribunal statistics for the 3 months to the end of June 2018, and they report a further large increase in employment tribunal claims being brought. Substantial Increase In Employment Tribunal Claims The findings of the latest quarterly Ministry of Justice report are as follows:- The number […]

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Pay Has Increased By 2.9%, A Rate Faster Than Anticipated

The Office for National Statistics has just released its latest labour market survey, and they report that pay has increased by 2.9% Pay Has Increased By 2.9% Pay has increased by 2.9% for the period May to July 2018, compared with the equivalent quarter in 2017, according to the Office for National Statistics. This was […]

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Recent Research Highlights The Long Term Health Risks Of Presenteeism

Further to our recent article on presenteeism, recent research has highlighted that the long term health risks of presenteeism may be worse than originally thought. The Health Risks Of Presenteeism New research focusing upon the health risks of presenteeism have been released by the TUC, the University of Helsinki, Vitality Health, Holloway Friendly, and CABA. […]

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Carers Rights Day Will Be On The 30th November 2018, As Government Contemplates Paid Leave For Working Carers

This years Carers Rights Day will be held on the 30th November 2018. Carers Rights Day Carers Rights Day is organised by Carers UK, and the objective behind it is to raise awareness of the lack of recognition, social exclusion, reduced opportunities, reduced mobility, low income, and the impact upon the mental and physical health […]

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Pay Rises Remain Stable at 2.5%

Further to our recent article on average earnings, research carried out by Incomes Data Research (IDR) found that the median pay award for the entire economy remains at 2.5% for the sixth consecutive month. That is, pay rises remain stable. Pay Rises Remain Stable The recent report by Incomes Data Research (IDR) shows that average […]

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The Main Reasons Why People Work From Home

Further to our last article on this subject, Furniture Choice has just released a report into the main reasons for working from home. The Latest Statistics The latest statistics from the TUC, which were published to coincide with National Work From Home Day 2018 (the 18th May 2018) and Work Wise Week, are as follows:- […]