Worry in the Transport sector about recruitment

Road Transport and Logistics business owners and managers are concerned about the continuing shortage in the number of drivers, according to a straw poll taken at an event for the transport sector in Ipswich today. Over two t...

Taxation of Termination Payments from 6 April 2018

In limited circumstances, Employers have previously been able to add an incentive for employees considering settlement agreements by paying in lieu of notice (PILON) without attracting tax and national insurance contributions...

First gender pay gap reporting deadline passes

The deadline has now passed for the first year of gender pay gap reporting, and the results make for interesting reading. Over 10,000 companies have reported the gender pay gap at their organisation, recording mean and median...

Holiday pay: use it or (don’t) lose it

The latest edition in the saga of holiday pay has looked at the principle of when holiday may be "rolled over" in the event it is not taken. Historically, holiday has been dealt with on a "use it or lose it" principle, save f...