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An employee intending to adopt a child under 18 may be eligible to take up to three different kinds of statutory leave: • ordinary and additional adoption leave •...

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This Practice Note provides information for firms about what diverse talent is, different ways to attract diverse talent, the importance of employer branding and who...

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THIS PRACTICE NOTE APPLIES ONLY TO PENSION SCHEMES IN ENGLAND AND WALES The enrolment duties The auto-enrolment regime, established under the Pensions Act 2008, Part 1,...

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THIS PRACTICE NOTE APPLIES ONLY TO PENSION SCHEMES IN ENGLAND AND WALES This Practice Note has been archived. It explains the steps employers should have taken to prepare...

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The auto-enrolment regime requires employers to provide information to: • different categories of workers and trustees (or managers) of relevant schemes in accordance...

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Jobholders have a statutory right to opt out of a scheme into which they have been enrolled by completing a valid opt-out notice and submitting it to their employer...

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An employer can postpone the date on which the auto-enrolment obligations would otherwise apply to an eligible jobholder by up to three months. The date to which an...

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The auto-enrolment regime requires certain records to be: • kept in relation to workers and qualifying schemes for a set period • provided to the Pensions Regulator on...

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This archived toolkit covers the basic issues relating to pensions auto-enrolment and highlights practical steps employers needed to take in order to meet their...

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THIS PRACTICE NOTE APPLIES ONLY TO PENSION SCHEMES IN ENGLAND AND WALES The statutory auto-enrolment regime requires employers to enrol workers automatically in a pension...

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THIS PRACTICE NOTE APPLIES ONLY TO PENSION SCHEMES IN ENGLAND AND WALES The auto-enrolment regime requires employers to enrol workers in a pension scheme which meets at...

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THIS PRACTICE NOTE APPLIES ONLY TO PENSION SCHEMES IN ENGLAND AND WALES The auto-enrolment regime, established under Part 1 of the Pensions Act 2008 (PenA 2008), requires...

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Employers have a duty to: • re-enrol eligible jobholders automatically into an automatic enrolment scheme broadly every three years (where they are not active members of...

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The government has stated that tackling the gender pay gap is a priority and that its goal is to 'end the gender pay gap in a generation'. It has brought into force...

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Bonuses can be a very effective tool to motivate and retain employees while allowing businesses to control wage costs. In certain sectors and industries (eg the financial...

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Many employers provide company cars for certain employees as part of their remuneration package, or give them a car or fuel allowance. For sample contract wording, see...

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