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HMRC and Employment Status

What does HMRC and a well-known tax(i) company have in common? Around the same time at the beginning of April 2021, they both made a significant headline that rocked the world of employment law and human resources, affecting employment rights, workers’ benefits and employers liabilities. Of course, this relates to the recent IR35 tax changes…

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Shielding Guidance Update

The Department of Health and Social Care have today (18 March 2021) issued a press release setting out future shielding guidance to those categorised as Clinically Extremely Vulnerable (CEV). Following the roadmap out of the national restrictions published by the Government, it is currently intended that from the 1 April 2021, at the earliest, those…

CITB EXAMS

CITB SMSTS Exams Have Changed

CITB SMSTS exams have changed The exam is in two parts: Part A of the question paper is 18 multiple choice questions, each worth 1 mark. Part B of the question paper is 7 questions, each worth 2 marks. The exam is now 35 minutes long and for the last 15 minutes, delegates will be allowed…