Regulations

Auto-enrolment could slow business growth

08 Apr 15

Auto-enrolment costs could stall the growth of small and micro businesses, according to a survey commissioned by Enrolsme.

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Shared parental leave changes give more flexibility

08 Apr 15

New rules regarding shared parental leave have come into effect, allowing parents and adopters more flexibility in how they care for their child during its first year of life.

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Small firms lack confidence in late payment rules

24 Mar 15

Small businesses do not trust the Prompt Payment Code to effectively tackle the UK's poor payment culture, according to research by the Federation of Small Businesses.

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Calls to simplify self-employed tax status

06 Mar 15

Working out the employment status of workers should be made easier for businesses, according to a report from the Office of Tax Simplification.

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Raise minimum wage, says LPC

24 Feb 15

The national minimum wage should be increased by 3% in October 2015, according to the Low Pay Commission.

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