You may be aware that Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) is due to increase on 1st June 2017 to 12% from 10%.
I hope you had a nice Christmas and New Year!
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Following on from the Autumn Statement delivered by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, on the 23rd November 2016 there were a number of important changes that effect Employee Benefits schemes especially salary sacrifice arrangements.
Zurich Corporate Risk has recently launched the facility to e-sign Group Life Assurance claims forms. The attached PDF will outline the new service and how it work.
We have many discussions about group life assurance and other group risk benefits.
Health Matters in association with Valentine Occupational Health and Real People HR hosted a seminar in Real People HR's offices in London to talk about Health and Wellbeing in the Work place.
Insurance Act 2015
I know that we are still in the height of summer but now is the time to start to think about planning you Flu Vaccination requirements.
Please see the attached linked PDF which provides advice on how BUPA are dealing with the changes to the guidelines provided by the Financial Conduct Authority in regard to the sale and renewal of insurance product add on and additions such as travel, optical and dental options and employee assistance programmes.