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Auto-enrolment and Workplace Pension

24-May-2016

Auto-enrolment and Workplace Pension


Slowly but surely all employers are reaching the staging dates from which they will have to apply the new rules for bringing their employees into a Workplace Pension Scheme.  Opting out of such schemes is at the discretion of the employee, not the employer, so any employer n...

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Changes to Annual Returns

21-May-2016

Changes to Annual Returns


Those of you running companies will know you need to file an annual return each year at Companies House, although the dates for these are not always easy to remember! From June these returns will be replaced by an Annual Confirmation Statement. Although they may ...

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Shareholder Transfers

18-May-2016

Shareholder Transfers


Did your company have a change of shareholders during the year ended 5 April 2016? If so, you may need to report this to HM Revenue & Customs by 6 July 2016 to ensure that no tax has become due on any transfers under the employment-related securities rules. If in doubt, seek professio...

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