• 23 Feb 2022

New termination payments guidance released

High-level guidance on the complex topic of termination payments has been published online by HMRC.

  • 02 Mar 2021

The Employment Rights (Increase of Limits) Order 2021 published

The Employment Rights (Increase of Limits) Order 2021 has been laid before parliament, and the maximum statutory weekly redundancy pay figure will increase from...

  • 22 Feb 2021

Class 1A National Insurance contributions on benefits in kind, termination payments and sporting testimonial payments (CWG5)

The 2021-22 employer guide to Class 1A National Insurance Contributions (NICs) on benefits in kind, termination payments and sporting testimonial payments has b...

  • 26 Nov 2020

Public Sector Exit Payments Cap

From 4 November 2020, final payments made to employees leaving public sector employment are restricted to £95,000

  • 06 Oct 2020

Advice from Acas on handling redundancy

Acas, CBI and TUC have written a joint statement on handling redundancies, giving details to employers of steps that are advisable to be taken before the final ...

  • 21 Jul 2020

HMRC releases policy paper on changes to the treatment of termination payments

HMRC has published a policy paper and draft legislation discussing upcoming changes to the treatment of termination payments.

  • 01 Oct 2019

Termination awards and sporting testimonials –real-time Class 1A NICs guidance – clarification

In a previous news article published on 25 September 2019, a statement from HMRC was included that requires further clarification.

  • 24 Sep 2019

Termination Awards and Sporting Testimonials – real-time Class 1A NICs guidance

HMRC’s Software Developers Support Team (SDST) has provided some guidance for software developers which employers and payroll practitioners may also find useful...

  • 16 Aug 2019

HMRC publish Agent Update 73

Agent Update 73 is available now and contains the latest articles, updates, help and support for the entire tax agent community.

  • 14 Aug 2019

Employer Bulletin – August 2019

The latest Employer Bulletin is now available; a bi-monthly publication which provides employers and agents with the latest information on payroll topics.