Universal Credit and employers: frequently asked questions
13 December 2014
The Government have published guidance explaining what Universal Credit will mean for both employers and employees.
This guidance answers questions on topics such as:
· the main benefits of Universal Credit to employers
· preparing claimants for Universal Credit
The guidance explains the benefits for employers emanating from the disappearance of the 16 hour rule. There is also a link to a toolkit for employers, as well as details of how payroll data will influence Universal Credit.