December 2016

The UK government has an easy to use tool for checking someone’s right to work, available at https://www.gov.uk/legal-right-to-work-in-the-uk.  As rules may change dependent on rulings either from the UK government or the European Union, this provides the most up-to-date source of information. You can be prosecuted...

There are special rules for deciding if someone is employed or self- employed. This is called their 'employment status'. If they are self employed you don’t need to worry about operating PAYE. HMRC have prepared a useful guide if you wish to be absolutely sure of...