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Changes to National Living and National Minimum Wage

Changes to National Living and Minimum Wage After the Budget was released last month, we would like to remind employers of the changes to the minimum wage rates which were implemented on the 1st April 2017. Employees over the age of 25 (who are not in the first year of an apprenticeship) are legally entitled […]

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Pay the national minimum wage or risk incurring higher fines

On 22 March 2014 the government announced it will increase the national minimum wage (NMW) to £6.50 an hour in October 2014. Employers must comply with the increase or risk incurring heftier fines as part of the government’s crackdown on rogue employers that pay workers with wages below the NMW.  In the past, employers that […]

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