Auto Enrolment

A quiet autumn Budget Statement for benefits?

The last few Budget announcements have been something of a roller-coaster ride for the world of Employee Benefits. Each and every one has contained some real – and often unexpected…

Auto-Enrolment arrests

Earlier this month we highlighted that the number of enforcement notices and fines for non-compliance with Auto-Enrolment duties was starting to climb rapidly.  That post can be read here. If…

Why Workie is so important…

We recently highlighted that the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has launched a new advertising campaign to alert employers to pension Auto-Enrolment requirements. The adverts feature a large friendly monster called…

Pensions: Reading the tea leaves…

This week it has been widely reported that The Chancellor, George Osborne, has signalled that there will be no announcements from him in response to the “Strengthening the Incentive to Save” consultation until the…

Launching our 2015/16 Employee Benefits Survey…

We are delighted to announce the publication of the 2015/16 Jelf Employee Benefits Survey this morning. This, our second annual survey, lifts the lid on employer views on the many…

The productivity puzzle

Last week the Office for National Statistics (ONS) produced their latest estimates of UK productivity. These statistics* – the first estimates for the 2014 year – should be a wake-up…

Free Event: “The Employment Universe”

Now in their 6th consecutive year, the fun and informative Jelf Employment Seminars are heading to Cardiff for our next event.  As usual we will be fielding a range of…

Loneliness

Worried about Auto Enrolment?

If you haven’t already Auto Enrolled your staging date is likely to be coming up very soon. If you haven’t already done so, you should take action as it can…

Auto-Enrolment compliance figures…

At the end of July the Pensions Regulator issued their quarterly update on Auto-Enrolment (AE) compliance by employers in the UK.  The full report can be seen under the “quarterly…

Out from the long grass? An IT & NI merger

Those with a long memory will recall that at the start of the last parliamentary term George Osborne announced his intention to merge Income Tax and National Insurance.  Headline grabbing…