Daily Archives: March 21, 2011

Decision expected on abolition of EAP tax relief

Assistance programmes may lose tax-exempt status. Employers may soon find it more expensive to provide Employee Assistance Programmes (EAPs) after government advisors recommended they are stripped of tax relief. Presenting a report to the Chancellor on the tax treatment of … Continue reading

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Bribery Act may exempt UK-listed foreign companies

Leaked guidance leads to claims of unfair advantage claims. Foreign companies listed in London could be exempt from prosecution under the new Bribery Act, according to reports. Draft guidance leaked to national newspapers is said to show that the Ministry … Continue reading

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