Business groups offer last minute Budget proposals

20 Mar 12

Business groups have urged the Chancellor to take 'radical action' and deliver measures which support small businesses, drive job creation, and encourage UK economic growth, in the Budget that will be announced tomorrow.

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Workers sick on holiday to be granted additional leave

16 Mar 12

Employees will have a legal right to claim back annual leave if they become ill whilst on holiday, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has decided.

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Report advises fairer treatment of tax disputes

13 Mar 12

Tax compliance and disputes handled by HMRC should be handled with complete impartiality regardless of company size, a Treasury sub-committee report has found.

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HMRC alters stance on employee smartphones

23 Feb 12

Smartphones such as BlackBerrys and iPhones which are provided by employers to employees will no longer be subject to tax as a 'benefit in kind', HMRC has announced.

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HMRC urges employers to get rid of dummies

14 Feb 12

HMRC is urging employers to double check the employee data submitted on tax returns, after research revealed that many are completed with dummy, incomplete and inaccurate information.

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