Scottish Income Tax 2019-20

Under provisions of the Scotland Act 2016, Scotland’s can set the bands and rates of income tax for fiscal years. The following rates and bands, which were announced in the Scottish Budget delivered in December, will have effect for tax year 2019–20, subject to approval by Scotland’s parliament: ● 19% starter rate – £12,500 to… Continue reading Scottish Income Tax 2019-20

Tribunal compensation limits increase

Although the annual April increases to employment tribunal compensation awards are expected, the ever-increasing monetary awards highlights the significant financial costs of ending up in front of a tribunal. For dismissals effective on, or after, the 6th April 2019, the total compensatory award in an unfair dismissal claim has breached the £100,000 barrier for the… Continue reading Tribunal compensation limits increase