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Jun 5 2018

Our courageous staff prepare for sky dive in aid of Maggie’s Centres

Categories: EQ News

Four of our very courageous staff members at EQ are preparing to face their fears by jumping out of a plane for charity. The thrill-seeking team from our Dundee office are tentatively counting down to their sponsored sky dive at Fife Airport in Glenrothes, which will see them exiting the aircraft from around 10,000 feet more

May 23 2018

Working in Partnership with Harris Academy & DYW

Categories: EQ News

Yesterday, EQ and Harris Academy were were presented with Partnership Certificates by Dundee and Angus Developing the Young Workforce (DYW), as part of a national drive to bring businesses and education closer together. The certificates recognise the collaborative work which EQ and the school are doing to help arm existing school pupils with the skills and experiences more

Apr 26 2018

Could there be a wages liability waiting for you?

Categories: EQ NewsHealthcare

This case relates to a care worker who was paid a flat fee for an overnight stay and only the minimum wage for the hour in the evening where she was awake and working. Last year it was ruled that the minimum wage should be paid for the whole period as she was under the more

Apr 24 2018

Register your trust with HMRC or face penalties

Categories: EQ NewsProfessions

Are you the trustee of a trust or an agent dealing with trusts? If so you need to be aware of the requirement to register certain trusts with HMRC using an online service. You are only required to register the trust if the trust had a liability to income tax, capital gains tax, inheritance tax more

Mar 26 2018

Our fantastic HR team have been shortlisted for two cHeRries Awards

Categories: EQ NewsPeople

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that EQ has been shortlisted in two categories for the prestigious cHeRries Awards 2018. We are very pleased to have been shortlisted in the ‘Tremendous Learning and Development’ and ‘Exceptional Employee Engagement’ categories of the cHeRries Awards 2018. At EQ, our people are at the heart of what we more

Mar 23 2018

Are you aware of our school leaver programme?

Categories: EQ NewsPeople

While secondary school pupils across Dundee, Angus and Fife prepare for their May exams, and others embark on work experience, now is the time when many of our sons and daughters start to give serious consideration to their futures. While many are contemplating further education via a college course or university degree, others will be more

Mar 20 2018

Advisory fuel rates for company cars

Categories: EQ NewsTaxation

New company car advisory fuel rates have been published which take effect from 1 March 2018. The guidance states: ‘You can use the previous rates for up to one month from the date the new rates apply’. The rates only apply to employees using a company car. The advisory fuel rates for journeys undertaken on more

Feb 21 2018

The law society of Scotland 2018 financial benchmarking survey

Categories: EQ NewsProfessions

The 2018 financial benchmarking survey has now been launched. The survey is managed and conducted by independent researchers, Tribal on behalf of The Law Society of Scotland and is an invaluable tool to allow law firms of all sizes to assess their financial performance relative to their peers. All cashroom partners should have received an more