Help & Advice

Jobseeker’s Allowance Increase – April 2022

23 Feb, 2022

From April 2022 the changes to Contribution-based JSA are as follows: Contribution-based JSA Personal rates Rates 2021 to 2022 (£) Rates 2022 to 2023 (£) Under 25 59.20 61.05 25 or over 74.70 77.00 Further information can be found at: If we are helping you with your redundancy claim, and..

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Directors Disqualified for abuse of Bounce Back Loan Scheme

27 Jan, 2022

We understand that two directors of a specialist tuition centre have been banned for a total of 21 years. Aamer Aslam, 39, from Huddersfield, and Razwan Ashraf, 31, from Keighley, were co-directors of Scholars Academy Ltd, based in Brighouse. They have been disqualified for 11 and 10 years respectively. Scholars..

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EAT considers employment status of director and shareholder

14 Jan, 2022

CFS Redundancy Payments Ltd report that, in Rainford v Dorset Aquatics Ltd, the EAT has upheld an employment judge’s conclusion that a director and shareholder of a company was neither an ‘employee’ nor a ‘worker’ of the company under S.230 of the Employment Rights Act 1996. Although he worked for..

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National Minimum Wage Increase – 1 April 2022

12 Jan, 2022

From April 2022 the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage will increase by 6.6 percent from £8.91 to £9.50. In full, the increases are: Rate from April 2022 Current rate (April 2021 to March 2022) National Living Wage £9.50 £8.91 Increase of 6.6% 21-22 Year Old Rate £9.18 £8.36..

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RPS Notice to IPs – RP14/A Uploads – Pre New Year Payments

24 Dec, 2021

Notice from Redundancy Payments Service – New Year 2022 Redundancy Payments Service would like to pay as many customers as possible before the banks close for New Year. Therefore they are asking Insolvency Practitioners to upload their RP14 and/or RP14(a) documents by Thursday 23 December 2021. If you have any difficulties uploading..

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