Monthly Archives February 2018

After 13 Great North Runs and 2 Lincoln Half Marathons, Our Director is donning his trainers again

London Marathon 2018 After 13 Great North Runs and 2 Lincoln Half Marathons, Adam Davey is donning his trainers again, but this time the challenge is even bigger and better as he steps up to take part in the 2018 London Marathon. He will be raising funds for one of our clients, Centrepoint, the young people’s homeless charity. Centrepoint provides housing and support for young people in London, Manchester, Yorkshire and the North East and through partnerships all over the UK. Centrepoint aims to give homeless young people a future and supports more than 9,200 homeless young people a year into a home and a
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Pensions Regulator begins spot checks in East Midlands to ensure Auto Enrolment compliance

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has begun carrying out spot checks across the East Midlands to make sure employers are complying with their pension duties. Inspection teams will visit dozens of businesses in the East Midlands this month to check employers are meeting their automatic enrolment (AE) duties correctly. The move is part of a nationwide enforcement campaign that began in London last spring and has so far been carried out in Greater Manchester, Sheffield, Birmingham, South Wales, Edinburgh and Glasgow. According to TPR, the checks help The Regulator to understand whether employers are facing unnecessary challenges they can be helped with.
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Tax-free childcare roll out 

Tax-free childcare roll out The implementation of Tax-Free Childcare, the new government scheme to help working parents with the cost of childcare, is being rolled out to eligible parents in stages. The scheme first made its debut in April 2017 and although there have been initial systems problems, HMRC’s aim is to have the scheme open to all eligible parents by 14 February 2018. Application is made online through the Childcare Choices site www.childcarechoices.gov.uk and applications can be made for all eligible children at the same time. Under Tax-Free Childcare, for every £8 the parent pays, the government provides a £2 top-up,
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