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Auto-enrolment is 'becoming the norm'

27 August 2014

Saving into a pensions programme is becoming natural behaviour for much of the UK, according to new research.

Auto-enrolment is "becoming the norm"

HMRC August roundup

27 August 2014


HMRC August roundup

More than 1m over-65s 'still in work'

19 August 2014

New research from Saga suggests more than one million individuals over the age of 65 are still employed, showing how the demographic of the workplace is changing.

More than 1m over-65s "still in work"

Nearly 1m men working part-time out of choice

18 August 2014

A growing number of working men are choosing to reduce their hours in the office voluntarily, according to the Office for National Statistics.

Nearly 1m men working part-time out of choice

Auto-enrolment reaches 4m milestone

15 August 2014

Workplace pensions are "becoming the norm" as auto-enrolment passes a new milestone.

Auto-enrolment reaches 4m milestone

42% of employers expect basic pay to rise

14 August 2014

Fewer employers are planning to implement a basic pay rise, according to the latest report from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

42% of employers expect basic pay to rise

Is the the number of part-time jobs set to increase?

11 August 2014

New research from reed.co.uk suggests the number of part-time posts being advertised has increased notably in the last year.

Is the number of part-time jobs set to increase?

Millions 'not saving enough' for retirement

08 August 2014

New research from the government has shown nearly 12 million workers aren't saving enough for when they retire.

Millions "not saving enough" for retirement

TPR investigates 23 non-compliance AE cases

01 August 2014

The Pensions Regulator has revealed it launched inquiries into 23 cases of non-compliance over auto-enrolment in the last three months.

TPR investigates 23 non-compliance AE cases

Should overtime be included in holiday pay?

31 July 2014

A debate is ongoing as to whether or not holiday pay should be affected by overtime.

Should overtime be included in holiday pay?

Sickness costing waste and recycling industry £70m annually

28 July 2014

A new report by the Health and Safety Executive reveals the cost of illness-related sick days costs the waste and recycling industry £70 million every year.

Sickness costing waste and recycling industry £70m annually

TPR investigates 785 AE non-compliance cases

24 July 2014

Over the past 12 months, 785 cases of auto-enrolment non-compliance have been referred for investigation by The Pensions Regulator as the national rollout takes place.

TPR investigates 785 AE non-compliance cases

8.5m could be new pension savers by 2030, thanks to AE

18 July 2014

Providing the opt-out rate remains around nine to ten per cent, 8.5 million people could be saving into a pension by 2030, thanks to auto-enrolment.

8.5m could be new pension savers by 2030, thanks to AE

NHS executives face HMRC tax inquiry

17 July 2014

As many as 86 NHS executives are to be the subject of an inquiry by HM Revenue & Customs over how much tax and national insurance they have paid.

NHS executives face HMRC tax inquiry

Firms 'could be put out of business' by tribunals on holiday pay

10 July 2014

The CBI has expressed concern holiday pay tribunal cases could lead to businesses paying out millions of pounds, representing a threat to their existence.

Firms "could be put out of business" by tribunals on holiday pay

Could the Tories merge tax and NI?

07 July 2014

George Osborne is contemplating whether or not to merge tax and National Insurance contributions, according to newspaper reports.

Could the Tories merge tax and NI?

1 in 3 workers admit they've 'pulled a sickie'

03 July 2014

As a large number of staff admit they have pulled a sickie, PricewaterhouseCoopers has suggested flexible working could be one way to boost employee engagement and reduce this number.

1 in 3 workers admit they"ve "pulled a sickie"

Steve Webb criticises Labour's AE proposal

26 June 2014

Steve Webb has rubbished the Labour party's proposal to include low-paid workers into auto-enrolment, as such individuals would be paying less than 9p a week into their pension pot.

Steve Webb criticises Labour"s AE proposal

HMRC June roundup

25 June 2014


HMRC June roundup