Tag Archives: Wages

Welsh = likes rugby and can sing!

Ah stereotypes – doncha just love ’em. I am Welsh. I like rugby. But I can’t sing. I remember many years ago staying in Newcastle with friends and deciding to sample the nightlife. We ended up on the Tuxedo Princess, … Continue reading

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The REAL benefit cheats.

Reposted from The Guardian on line In the last year, Tesco has cost the Treasury £364m in pay-rate supplements. Photograph: Carl Court/AFP/Getty I really don’t know why the government is making such heavy weather of cutting £12bn off the benefits … Continue reading

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DO TOP INCOME EARNERS PAY THE TOP TAX RATE? WITHDRAWAL OF TAX CREDITS LEAVE PEOPLE ON LOW WAGES PAYING 73% MARGINAL TAX RATE, AND ON MODERATE WAGES PAYING 83% MARGINAL TAX RATE.

Reposted from Ripped Off Britons The LibDems and Tories squabbled over who should get credit for the increases in the personal tax free allowance(Personal Allowance), which rose from £6,475 in 2010/11 up to £10,000 in 2014/15. Whoever did it, did it … Continue reading

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Budget shows Osborne far removed from reality

Reposted from Public & Commercial Services (PCS) Union website In the final budget of this parliament George Osborne has reminded the vast majority of voters how far removed he is from their lives. While talking up the prospects for economic … Continue reading

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How to fix Britain’s broken workplaces

Reposted from the New Statesman It’s time to introduce workplace citizenship to Britain’s employers. Photo: Getty There’s something seriously wrong with the world of work, and not just in the places you would expect. We know that the UK is … Continue reading

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Nature of the Beast

Reposted from Vox Political View original article here http://wp.me/p4Sru1-1Vy David Cameron must be so proud. He wanted a return to the Victorian era and that is exactly what he has achieved. Wages have nosedived, meaning the gap between the richest and … Continue reading

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