The mechanism by which landlords receive tax relief for interest and other finance costs is changing from April 2017 … and not for the better. The current rules are more generous than the new rules in that they enable the landlord to receive tax relief at his or her marginal rate of tax.
Like all employers, you need to comply with your duties under automatic enrolment – it’s the law.
The Pension Regulator (TPR) recognises that most employers will want to do the right thing for their staff, and will work with you if help is needed to get you compliant.
To date, salary sacrifice arrangements have been a popular way for employees to benefit from tax-free benefits without employers footing the bill. Under a salary sacrifice arrangement, the employee gives up an amount of tax-free salary in return for a benefit in kind.
If you are a Limited Cost Business important changes to the VAT flat rate scheme are coming.
On the 1st April 2017 we see an increase to the minimum wages. All employers need to prepare to ensure they are ready, overlooking the rises will leave employers liable.