Tags: HMRC

Two London Fashion Week employers forced to pay their interns by HMRC

Interns are to get more support to protect their right to fair pay, as the government launches new advice for young people and cracks down on unfair practices. At Edinburgh Napier University today (11 November 2013), Employment Relations Minister Jo Swinson will unveil guidance produced by the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) offering…

Underpaid UK workers receive £4m windfall

Following action by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), more than 26,000 workers denied the National Minimum Wage by their employers have received a £4m windfall. It was revealed that the Government department investigated 1,693 complaints against employers for allegedly breaching minimum wage rules in 2012-13. These investigations resulted in 708 employers receiving automatic penalty charges…