August 2017

The internet tutorial programme provided by HMRC (HM Revenue and Customs) continues to expand and offer valuable, free learning opportunities for all employers, including those of domestic and household staff. Their “Webinars,” web based seminars, cover a range of subjects relating to, tax, benefits and expenses....

Almost 190,000 more people aged 65 years or older will require care by 2035 to cope with the rise in demand, a paper in the journal The Lancet predicts . Health professionals are urging the government to urgently act to overcome the problems of a lack...

In a major ruling for employers – including those of domestic and household staff - employment tribunal fees have been ruled unlawful by the UK's Supreme Court. Since July 2013 when the fees were introduced, the number of cases filed at employment tribunals has fallen dramatically....