Employment Tax

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    Overtime and holiday pay

      In the past companies have tended to base holiday pay payments on a worker’s basic pay, excluding overtime. In a recent landmark case an Employment Tribunal has ruled that past, non-guaranteed overtime should be included in the calculation of holiday pay.   Here’s what ACAS have to say:   “Non-guaranteed overtime is where there […]

    in Employment Tax on December 29, 2014 Comments 0
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    HMRC delays RTI penalties

      From 6 October 2014, HMRC was due to include smaller employers in the penalty regime for late filing of Real Time Information (RTI) payroll returns for 2014-15.   HMRC have announced that this penalty process will be delayed for a number of smaller employers. They will now start from:   6 October 2014 for […]

    in Employment Tax on October 7, 2014 Comments 0
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    On Your Bike

    On your bike The cycle to work scheme encourages employees to cycle to work and allows employers to reap the benefits of a healthier workforce.   Employers of all sizes can set up a tax exempt scheme. Basically, employers can loan a cycle and associated safety equipment to an employee without the employee suffering a […]

    in Employment Tax on September 11, 2014 Comments 0
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    Business use of employees’ cars

    Business use of employees’ cars Many employers pay their employees a monthly car allowance to compensate them for the business use of their private vehicles. In most cases this car allowance is treated as remuneration and is subject to PAYE and National Insurance deductions.   Additionally, employers may also pay a nominal amount per mile […]

    in Employment Tax on July 29, 2014 Comments 0