If your income is less than £10,600 in the 2015 to 2016 tax year, you may be able to reduce your husband, wife or civil partner’s tax by up to £212. The new Marriage Allowance will let you transfer some of your Personal Allowance to your partner. This is the amount of income people can get before paying tax. Marriage Allowance will be available later this year. You can register here https://www.gov.uk/marriage-allowance to get an email telling you when you can claim.
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You can be fined up to £20,000 per person for employing illegal workers. The government has launched a new online service to help check f a potential employee has the right to work in the UK, and what documents you should check. Access it here https://www.gov.uk/legal-right-work-uk
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