SSP Guidance on Shielding updated

Reward Strategy magazine recently published updated guidance on Statutory Sick Pay where an employee is shielding. The original guidance was misleading and Gov has now clarified the position. Generally shielding has been paused at a national level and employees who were previously shielding can go to work as long as the workplace is Covid secure … Continue reading SSP Guidance on Shielding updated

Er’s qualifying criteria for CJRS updated

Qualification rules for extended CJRS Originally the guidance for extended CJRS which runs from 1 November 2020 to 31 March 2021 stated that an employer must: 1. Hold a UK bank account 2. Have enrolled for PAYE Online 3. Created a UK PAYE reference on or before 30 October 2020 HMRC has now updated the … Continue reading Er’s qualifying criteria for CJRS updated

October’s Employer Bulletin published

Employer BulletinDear Mrs Pullan,Our Employer Bulletin (October 2020, Issue 86) includes all of the latest COVID-19 updates to help you continue to meet your payroll obligations to HMRC, including recent government announcements of additional support for businesses and employees.We’ve included the latest update on both the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and the Job Retention Bonus, the new Job … Continue reading October’s Employer Bulletin published

CJRS – be ready for the end

Photo by RF._.studio on Pexels.com Date: October 2020Samantha Mann, policy and research technical lead at the CIPP and a member of the IReeN committee, discusses what action is needed as the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme draws to a close. Background Even allowing for the surprise u-turn from the Chancellor of the Exchequer on Friday 9 … Continue reading CJRS – be ready for the end

IReeN Newsletter 07/10/2020

Dear Members We hope you are all keeping well and coping with the changes to CJRS. Here is the latest edition of the IReeN Newsletter which covers the following items: Making adjustments to CJRSJob Retention Bonus legislationTest & Trace PaymentsACAS redundancy guidanceDeduction from Earnings Attachments (DEA)Employer BulletinNew type of Student Loan – ScotlandNew Guidance for … Continue reading IReeN Newsletter 07/10/2020