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17 03, 2016

FTA News

2019-03-14T18:45:49+00:00

The Government’s newly-announced National Infrastructure Delivery Plan has been welcomed by the Freight Transport Association (FTA) as a co-ordinated and comprehensive approach to future infrastructure planning. The plan brings together all the Government’s infrastructure priorities for the next five years including its commitment to build a Northern Powerhouse connecting major towns and cities in the [...]

FTA News2019-03-14T18:45:49+00:00
11 03, 2016

Warning over employment status

2016-04-08T10:37:00+00:00

Warning over employment status Increasing numbers of lorry drivers are being paid with the wrong employment status, the RHA warns All drivers, other than those operating their own lorry, must be paid under PAYE. That includes those in full-time employment, those charged out by an agency or those setting up their own business as a [...]

Warning over employment status2016-04-08T10:37:00+00:00
11 03, 2016

National Living Wage

2019-03-14T18:45:49+00:00

National Living Wage The Government’s new National Living Wage is now law effective from 01st April 2016 If you’re working and aged 25 or over and not in the first year of an apprenticeship, you are legally entitled to at least £7.83 per hour. That’s an extra thirty three pence per hour. The Government is committed to increasing [...]

National Living Wage2019-03-14T18:45:49+00:00
11 03, 2016

REC News

2019-03-14T18:45:50+00:00

The Finance Bill, published on Thursday 24 March, legislates that temporary workers will no longer be able to claim travel and subsistence expenses if they are under the supervision, direction or control (SDC) of any person. However, those working through personal services companies (PSCs), and who fall outside IR35, will continue to be able to [...]

REC News2019-03-14T18:45:50+00:00