Scrapping salary sacrifice, rumoured to be part of the 8 July Budget, would do more harm than good but is likely to be high up on the Chancellor's agenda, consultants believe.
Former pensions minister Steve Webb suggested that salary sacrifice cost the government about £15bn a year and that it could be a target for being cut by the government in next week's emergency Budget....
Many traditional flexible benefit schemes have become complex and unwieldy. Nick Martindale looks at how providers are evolving to simplify products and better meet employee needs.
Arthur J. Gallagher has bought Anthony Hodges Consulting (AHC) in a bid to become a major global employee communications company.
Punter Southall Aspire has acquired accountancy and business advisory firm BDO’s employee benefits business.