HM Treasury Want Umbrella Workers’ Views

In November, we reported on the government’s call for evidence on the umbrella sector which forms part of their commitment to bring umbrellas into scope for labour market enforcement.  From the outset they stated a wish for input from umbrella workers, and HM Treasury has now issued a survey specifically for workers to submit their […]

Tax Professionals Propose Loan Charge Solution

The professionals, comprised of tax lawyers, tax advisers and accountants, led by Sarah Gabbai of McDermott, Will and Emery, have taken action due to the increasing concern about the impact on thousands of families if HMRC enforce the Loan Charge.   They have come together to offer a new voice to the debates on the issue […]

Numbers On Furlough Hit All-Time Low

Figures published by HM Treasury which cover the period to 30 June 2021 show the fewest number of people on furlough since the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme launched in March 2020. almost three million people have moved off furlough since March; more than half a million people left the scheme in the month of June […]