Confused by Tax Relief at Source for Pensions?

Auto enrolment has been with us for a while now. Employers are required to automatically enrol all eligible workers into a pension scheme in which a minimum total contribution comprises: the employer’s contribution, the worker’s contribution and tax relief. The government offers financial incentives to encourage individuals and employers to save for their retirement and … Read more

Can Employees take Holiday When Off Sick?

We are sometimes asked by our clients if an employee can take holiday when they are off sick. The simple answer is yes, because employees can request that they use their holiday during periods of sickness instead of receiving sick pay. But why do it? Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) is paid after 3 days of … Read more