Zero Hour Contracts – not as clear cut as you might think

31st March 2016

Zero hour contracts can be beneficial to both employees and employers; employees may not be able to commit to a full-time position due to other responsibilities, whilst employers may want the flexibility of having the minimum number of staff working that are needed to cope with varying levels of demand. As a result they are very popular in businesses such more

Marriage Allowance: How does it work and what will I save

15th March 2015

Marriage Allowance is a scheme that helps married couples in reducing their annual tax bill by up to £212. From 20 February 2015 married couples paying tax at the basic rate are entitled to apply for Marriage Allowance. How does Marriage Allowance work? If one of the partners has income less than £10,600 (the tax-free personal allowance for tax year ending 5 April more