EST Update. Dec ’20 Monthly Round up

Case Law: PGMOL appeal date

The appeal date has been announced for HMRC v. Professional Game Match Officials Ltd. The hearing will be: 19 July 2021 in the Court of Appeal

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Published: 11 December 2020

Case law: Independent Hospital Managers

Pugh & Marks v. Cygnet Health Care Ltd [2020] ET 2302269/2019 V

The complainants, Mrs Marks and Mr Pugh, were both Independent Hospital Managers (IHM) and complained to the Employment Tribunal (ET) that they had been unfairly dismissed. Both claims depended on the ET finding that they were employees. The claim of ‘worker’ was not argued.

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Published: 16 December 2020

HMRC OP21: webinar for international contractors

HMRC has updated their guidance on the off-payroll rules (OP21) with a recorded webinar entitled: ‘Register for the off-payroll working rules 2021 – international matters’, in the ‘if you’re a contractor’ section.

Published: 18 December 2020