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Employer webinars from HMRC – new dates added

27 January, 2016: New dates of live HMRC webinars to help employers have been added to the help and support pages on GOV.UK.

HMRC severe weather support

26 January, 2016: If you are experiencing difficulty meeting your tax obligations due to the recent severe weather and flooding, HMRC may be able to help.

Easier access to DWP for British Sign Language users

19 January, 2016: The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) are introducing a new video relay service (VRS) to help BSL users access government services via tablet, smartphone, computer or laptop.

Payroll deadlines reminder

18 January, 2016: Don’t forget form RT2 and PAYE payment may be due this month.

Get ready for the National Living Wage

15 January, 2016: The National Living Wage (NLW ) is being introduced from 1 April 2016.

New service makes tax information and advice more accessible to Deaf people

15 January, 2016: The Royal Association for Deaf people (RAD) and HMRC have teamed up to create a new service for Deaf self-employed people to receive free advice in British Sign Language (BSL) in order to help complete their tax returns by the 31st January deadline.

Employer provided living accommodation – call for evidence

13 January, 2016: A government call for evidence has been published to find out whether there is a case for making any changes to the current rules on employer provided living accommodation.

ACAS updated guidance on disability discrimination

13 January, 2016: ACAS (Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service) has provided updated guidance, in the form of a booklet, covering the key points for the workplace on disability discrimination, as defined by the Equality Act 2015.

Updated Access to Work factsheet now available

05 January, 2016: The government have recently published an updated version of the Access to Work factsheet giving more detail about the rules, along with British Sign Language video versions of the information.

Pensions Regulator release Auto enrolment calculator

25 November, 2015: More auto enrolment help from the Pensions Regulator