Coronavirus: How to Protect your Mental Health

Ellie Crowther our HR Advisor at Breathing Space HR and Mental Health First Aider, offers some sound advice and practical ideas to help you and your family and colleagues during this challenging time. Mental health is widely recognised within the UK however, how do we protect it when a global crisis hits? You may have Read more about Coronavirus: How to Protect your Mental Health[…]

HOW TO CLAIM FOR FURLOUGHED EMPLOYEES

To claim, you will need: your ePAYE reference number the number of employees being furloughed the claim period (start and end date) amount claimed (per the minimum length of furloughing of 3 weeks) your bank account number and sort code your contact name your phone number You will need to calculate the amount you are Read more about HOW TO CLAIM FOR FURLOUGHED EMPLOYEES[…]

Complimentary HR Audit: Use this time to get your people paperwork and processes in order

We know that most businesses are currently in Coronavirus action mode and there is no business as usual! However once you get into the working from home model, reviewing HR is something we can help you do remotely with a complimentary audit. How it works: 1/  Call with the Breathing Space team to understand your Read more about Complimentary HR Audit: Use this time to get your people paperwork and processes in order[…]

IR35 and off payroll working…Now postponed for a year!

“Arghhh! IR35!!”   I hear finance and HR people shouting in frustration! I remember when the first IR35 rules came in in 2000.  I feel old…. (or should I say experienced?) The Government are closing the loophole that contractors have been exploiting for better tax arrangements for years.  It also brings into the light the matter Read more about IR35 and off payroll working…Now postponed for a year![…]

What is happening on 6th April 2020? What you need to know….

This is the date that new employment leglisation and statutory rates change. Here is our summary and a brief note on what you may have to do next… Section 1 Statements Firstly, what are they?  This is basically the information you need under law to give a new employee in writing.  It is usually contained Read more about What is happening on 6th April 2020? What you need to know….[…]