With HMRC looking closely at some “self employed contracts ” many businesses have chosen to go down a partnership route or even bring senior employees into company management as shareholders.
This can bring some tax advantages but it is vital that expert advice is taken on the practicalities when a partner or shareholder leaves a business.
For expert advice on shareholder or partnership matters call peter Lynn on 01792 450010
We have seen a spike in instructions for both residential and commercial property work.
If you are considering buying selling or remortgaging your property contact our expert property team with prices from just £300 . Call 01792 450010
With record storm damage individuals and businesses are counting the significant costs and hoping their insurers will fully indemnify them.
Sadly many insurers will seek to limit liability or even look to exclude claims where they can.
If you feel insurers are not abiding by their contracts call commercial solicitor Peter Lynn on 01792 450010
The Court of Appeal recently ruled that onerous financial terms coming into effect post contract re restrictive covenant were an unlawful penalty and so unenforceable.
We are often confronted by claims on termination of many contracts that seem unfair and many are unenforceable.
For full contract advice contact Peter Lynn on 01792 450010
New TUPE Regulations come into force on the 31st January 2014. These mostly relate to pre-transfer consultation and information the transferors must provide employees and others. If you are taking over a business or a business premises which has recently been employing staff, or if you take over a new contract from another firm it is vital you obtain full employment advice in such matters. Contact our expert Stuart Atherton on 450010.
It is pleasing to note that a recent report suggests that the number of workplace injuries has fallen within the last 12 months compared with the prior 12 months.
However, if you have been injured either at work or elsewhere and you need personal injury advice on claims that can be made contact our personal expert Richard Howe on Swansea 863633.
HMRC are clamping down on companies employing young people without paying the National Minimum wage. In addition to fines there is the possibility of further sanctions.
If you need advice on employment matters for all staff contact our Employment law expert Stuart Atherton on Swansea 450010.