09 May 2018
HMRC has today announced that in the last year its enforcement teams have successfully recovered £15.6m for some 200,000 workers not paid the national minimum wage. These figures compare to recoveries in the previous year of £10.9m for 98,000 workers.
15 February 2018
In the first of a number of similar cases, the tax tribunal has dealt a blow to television presenters working for the BBC through personal service companies.
07 February 2018
Bill Longe, head of employer tax at RSM responds to the Government’s response to the Taylor Review
08 December 2017
Bill Longe, head of employer solutions at RSM , comments on the publication of the latest list of companies named and shamed for breaching minimum wage rules.
23 November 2016
The Chancellor has confirmed that the National Living Wage will increase from £7.20 to £7.50 from April 2017.
23 November 2016
The government has abolished the very favourable Employee Shareholder Status share scheme. Whilst existing shares will cointinue to benefit from the favourable tax treatment, new share issues will not enjoy the same benefit and will be taxed in the same way as any other employer share arrangement.
28 October 2016
Bill Longe, Head of Employer Solutions at RSM comments on the Employment Tribunal decision that Uber will have to grant its drivers basic employment rights.
08 March 2016
So how will the Budget affect employees? Salary sacrifice and free parking could fall under the Chancellor’s beady eye, and don’t rule out another raid on the pension pot…
24 February 2016
With yet more changes expected to pensions in the Budget, which one will fall at the first and which will make it across the line? Or can we expect a photo finish? One thing’s for certain, as we enter the final furlong before the Budget, it really could be anyone’s race…
25 November 2015
The Chancellor announces increases in company car benefit taxes for one in three company car drivers.