Regulations

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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Government outlines measures to tackle late payments

05 Feb 15

Business groups will be given new powers to tackle unfair payment practices under measures announced by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.

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Regulation not the answer for labour market, says CIPD

02 Feb 15

Changing employment regulation will have little effect on the UK labour market, according to a report by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and The Work Foundation.

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