On your e-bike20190611230000

On your e-bike

June 11, 2019
The Cycling Minister, Michael Ellis, has announced a number of changes to the Cycle to Work scheme in an announcement that was timed to coincide with ...
Employer owned property and sub-letting20190611230000

Employer owned property and sub-letting

June 11, 2019
In some industries, employers provide accommodation to employees because this is required by the nature of the job. There are no tax charges in respec...
Deadline to reduce taxable benefits20190528230000

Deadline to reduce taxable benefits

May 28, 2019
Employees can often reimburse their employers for benefits provided in order to lessen their taxable benefits and thereby reduce or avoid a tax charge...
Maternity pay explained20190423230000

Maternity pay explained

April 23, 2019
How much maternity leave can you take? If you work as an employee and become pregnant you are eligible to take up to 52 weeks of statutory maternity ...
Outline of special rules for use of vouchers and credit tokens20190416230000

Outline of special rules for use of vouchers and credit tokens

April 16, 2019
HMRC’s Employment Income Manual is clear that there are special rules when an employee receives goods or services by reason of their employment,...
How is ordinary commuting defined for travel costs20190403040000

How is ordinary commuting defined for travel costs

April 3, 2019
As a general rule, there is no tax relief for ordinary commuting. The term 'ordinary commuting' is defined to mean travel between a permanent workplac...
Repay your employer for private fuel20190326230000

Repay your employer for private fuel

March 26, 2019
Where an employee with a company car is provided with fuel for their own private use by their employers, the default position is that the employee is ...
Present tax-free company benefits20190320040000

Present tax-free company benefits

March 20, 2019
The list of company benefits that can be provided tax-free to employees is quite short. However, some of the benefits that can be provided include the...
Incentive award schemes and tax20190306040000

Incentive award schemes and tax

March 6, 2019
Companies can use incentive award schemes to encourage their employees in various ways, for example, to sell more of their own goods and services. The...
New advisory fuel rates published20190227040000

New advisory fuel rates published

February 27, 2019
Advisory fuel rates are intended to reflect actual average fuel costs and are updated quarterly. The rates can be used by employers who reimburse empl...