Employees

New 'anxieties' over plans to raise CGT

Unease over government plans to raise the rate of capital gains tax for non-business assets seems to be growing.

Reminder on PAYE payments

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has issued employers with a reminder that they must get their PAYE payments in on time or face a penalty.

New national insurance contribution policy wins approval

The new government’s decision to drop the planned 1 per cent increase in national insurance contributions for large numbers of staff has been applauded by a leading business group.

Business welcomes coalition government

The business community has broadly welcomed the formation of the new Conservative-Liberal Democrat government as an important step towards offering stability and certainty.

New coalition government outlines business and tax proposals

The UK’s first full coalition government since the Second World War is set to introduce a series of new tax and business legislation.

Unemployment shows marked rise

The number of people out of work in the UK climbed by 53,000 in the first quarter of the year.

Employers need to be aware of PAYE late payment penalties

Businesses are being reminded that they may face a penalty charge if they are late in paying their PAYE deductions in full.

New European rules on private equity firms 'harmful', says CBI

The CBI has urged MEPs to reject sections of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive.

Part-time employees

Many smaller businesses choose to employ staff on a part-time basis. This often has the advantage of controlling costs when there is no need for a full-time worker and of adding flexibility to the running of the business.

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