National Insurance Cards Will No Longer Be Issued

As part of the government’s spending review to reduce expenditure National Insurance cards will no longer be used to inform people of their National Insurance number. From September 2010 a simple letter will be used instead.  Anyone receiving a new … Continue reading

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New £5.93 minimum wage rate from October

National Minimum Wage rates are to rise from October 2010, with the minimum rate for workers aged 21 and over rising to £5.93 an hour. And for the first time a minimum wage rate for apprentices has been set. From … Continue reading

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Tax Demands Relating To PAYE

Many taxpayers who pay tax via PAYE are like people caught in the shadow of a volcano that is about to erupt, awaiting their fate and the chance that they may be affected by the downfall of volcanic ash, or … Continue reading

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Cycle to work scheme update

The cycle to work scheme allows employers to lend cycles to their employees tax-free, and in some cases the employees can purchase the cycle at the end of the loan period. However, the Taxman is looking carefully at abuses of … Continue reading

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