Regulations

Shared parental leave changes give more flexibility

New rules regarding shared parental leave have come into effect, allowing parents and adopters more flexibility in how they care for their child during its first year of life.

08 Apr 15

Small firms lack confidence in late payment rules

Small businesses do not trust the Prompt Payment Code to effectively tackle the UK's poor payment culture, according to research by the Federation of Small Businesses.

24 Mar 15

Calls to simplify self-employed tax status

Working out the employment status of workers should be made easier for businesses, according to a report from the Office of Tax Simplification.

06 Mar 15

Raise minimum wage, says LPC

The national minimum wage should be increased by 3% in October 2015, according to the Low Pay Commission.

24 Feb 15

Government outlines measures to tackle late payments

Business groups will be given new powers to tackle unfair payment practices under measures announced by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.

05 Feb 15

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