Regulations

Small employers not prepared for auto-enrolment

27 Jan 15

The majority of small and micro-employers have not set up a workplace pension scheme ahead of their auto-enrolment staging dates, according to research by the National Employment Savings Trust.

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Government scheme approves 25,000th business loan

20 Jan 15

The Start Up Loan Company has approved 25,000 business loans, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills has announced.

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Auto-enrolment contribution increase could affect small firms

07 Jan 15

Employers and employees in small businesses could struggle to comply with an increase in auto-enrolment pension contributions, according to a report by the Association of Consulting Actuaries.

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Red tape cuts save businesses billions

05 Jan 15

Government cuts to regulation have saved British businesses £10 billion over the past 4 years, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills has announced.

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Government curbs holiday pay ruling

19 Dec 14

Employers may see the potential costs caused by the November 2014 holiday pay ruling reduced after the government announced measures to limit employees' ability to claim backdated holiday pay.

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