Employee Average Weekly Hours

Employee Average Weekly Hours As our clients know, it is important that you keep up to date on your employees’ average weekly hours. The reason this is important is that the hours are used to support claims to benefits and Tax Credits. There are to be changes in the bandings from 6th April 2014 and we have listed below what these will be below. A) up to 15.99 hours B) 16 to 23.99 hours C)…

Read more

Statutory Sick Pay (SSP)

From 6 April 2014, employers will no longer be able to claim reimbursement for Statutory Sick Pay (SSP). The Department for Work and Pensions is taking steps to abolish the Statutory Sick Pay Percentage Threshold Scheme at the end of the 2013-14 tax year. However, employers will still be required to maintain SSP records for Pay As You Earn (PAYE) purposes and will still have the obligation to produce SSP records to meet the legal…

Read more