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Tax treatment of termination payments to change

Posted on 3rd October 2016
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The government has announced changes to the tax treatment of certain payments from employers to employees.

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From April 2018 the tax treatment of certain payments is expected to change:
  • termination payments over £30,000 will be subject to employer national insurance contributions.
  • all PILONs (payments in lieu of notice) will be taxable.
  • injury to feelings awards will be taxable.

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