Employer Update March 2019

National Living/Minimum Wage Changes from 1 April 2019 From 1 April 2019 the National Living/Minimum Wage rates will increase as follows: • £8.21 an hour for workers aged 25 and over - previously £7.83 • £7.70 an hour for workers aged 21 to 24 – previously £7.38 • £6.15 an hour for workers aged 18… Continue reading Employer Update March 2019

Law changes on tips for waiters

Restaurant owners are now banned from deducting money from tips earned by waiters and other staff. Tips can be paid to employees using the following methods: Cash received direct from a customer This is an allowable method of receiving tips, however the person receiving the tip is responsible for declaring and paying tax on the… Continue reading Law changes on tips for waiters

Employer Update March 2018

National Living/Minimum Wage Changes from 1 April 2018 From 1 April 2018 the National Living/Minimum Wage rates will increase as follows: £7.83 an hour for workers aged 25 and over - previously £7.50 £7.38 an hour for workers aged 21 to 24 – previously £7.05 £5.90 an hour for workers aged 18 to 20 –… Continue reading Employer Update March 2018

National Minimum Wage Changes from 1 October 2014

From 1 October 2014 the National Minimum Wage will increase as follows: • £6.50 an hour for workers aged 21 or over – previously £6.31 • £5.13 an hour for workers aged 18 to 20 – previously £5.03 • £3.79 an hour for workers aged 16 to 17 – previously £3.72 • £2.73 an hour… Continue reading National Minimum Wage Changes from 1 October 2014