HR Expert: Dress Code Requirements

HR Expert: Dress Code Requirements

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A client has told me a female employee has failed to wear high heeled shoes or makeup to work several times this week in line with their dress code policy. What should they do about this?”

Warning: Email Scam Targeting Employers

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IMPORTANT: We’re aware of a new email scam targeting employers. If you receive an email about P6/P6T forms with an attachment, please forward to phishing@hmrc.gsi.gov.uk.

This email is a scam and the attachment may contain malicious software. Please share this post to warn others.

June 2018 Tax Insider

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This months edition includes:

– Tenant fees ban set to cost landlords £82.9m
– Businesses call for more government support
– HMRC defers launch of digital accounts for individuals
– Deadline for reporting benefits in kind nears

Download the full PDF here.

Understanding IR35

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IR35 is the shorthand name for tax rules concerning the provision of personal services through intermediaries.
These rules came into effect on 6 April 2000, but they were signiicantly amended from 6 April 2017 for contracts involving public sector bodies.

Travel and subsistence

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Many employees need to travel as part of their job for various reasons, whether it’s acquiring new customers, working with current ones or attending conferences and events.
The system of benefits and taxation surrounding this essential economic activity is classed as ‘travel and subsistence’ in the eyes of the taxman.