George Osborne pulled a very large rabbit out of the hat in his Budget speech earlier this year when he announced very favourable changes to pensions and given that this statement was effectively his last chance for further big tax announcements (before next May’s election), there was an expectation that he would have another favourable tax surprise for the voting electorate. But did he?
Join Dodd & Co & Baines Wilson at an informative session on the latest topic to panic employers up and down the country! The session will guide you through the minefield of auto enrolment and help you to plan for the process within your business. There's a choice of three different dates at Carlisle, Kendal & Workington!
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Thinking about giving your team a Christmas bonus? You might want to check you’re being tax efficient before you splash out. Showing your appreciation of your staff’s efforts by means of gifts and benefits is good for morale, but you need to take care to do this in the most tax efficient way. If you go about it in the right way you can give tax free benefits to your staff and obtain tax relief too.
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This has been big news lately and the process can seem very complicated with different staging dates for different businesses. All of our clients who have a staging date and need to get a system in place before 2015 should now have been contacted. Read more about what it is and what plans we have to help make it as easy as possible for you.
Have you received a letter in the post recently from The Pension Regulator regarding your auto enrolment staging date and asking you to “ACT NOW – you have new legal duties”. The letters are being sent out to...
Where was the rabbit?!
George Osborne pulled a very large rabbit out of the hat in his Budget speech earlier this year when he announced extremely favourable changes to pensions and given that today was effectively his...
Our November newsletter has three articles on the NHS Pension Scheme, which remains a hot topic with all our GP clients. On page 3 we have given you a comparison of the main scheme features whilst our articles on...