Top 5 Things To Know In Payroll This Week – 19/02/2021

Take a look at some of the things you should know about in payroll this week!

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1.     Supreme Court rules that Uber drivers are workers

The decision means tens of thousands of Uber drivers are set to be entitled to minimum wage and holiday pay.

The ruling could leave Uber facing a hefty compensation bill, and have wider consequences for the gig economy.

Read More: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-56123668

2.     Agent Update 82 has been published

Included in this update – National Insurance holiday for employers of veterans, COVID-19 updates, National Minimum Wage, Agent Engagement

Read More: https://taxagents.blog.gov.uk/2021/02/18/agent-update-82-has-been-published/

3.     Legality of ‘no jab, no job’ recruitment confirmed

It is legal for businesses to insist on new employees being vaccinated as a condition of their employment, the justice secretary has said.

Read More: https://www.personneltoday.com/hr/legality-of-no-jab-no-job-recruitment-confirmed/

4.     Government extends shielding to 31 March and includes more people

There is to be a large expansion of the number of people being asked to shield in England.

An extra 1.7 million people are expected to be added to the 2.3 million already on the list.

Read More: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-on-shielding-and-protecting-extremely-vulnerable-persons-from-covid-19

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-56086965

5.    HMRC issue briefing: supporting organisations to comply with changes to the off-payroll working rules (IR35)

How HMRC will support affected organisations to comply with changes to the off-payroll working rules (IR35) from 6 April 2021 and how it will intervene if customers deliberately don’t comply.

Read More: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/hmrc-issue-briefing-supporting-organisations-to-comply-with-changes-to-the-off-payroll-working-rules-ir35

 

Payroll Forum – 5 March 2021

To hear more about the latest updates in UK payroll from the budget to the preparing for the new tax year register your place at the Payroll Forum.

Register Now: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/payroll-forum-budget-update-tickets-138610438553

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