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Again thank you for assisting me on this matter, I received
For Ben Jones,Hello,Again thank you for assisting me on this matter, I received this email from one of the employees we offered voluntary redundancy“Regarding point 5; Notice pay being taxable; This i… read more
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Ben. You may be able to. I am currently i maternity leave in the last 3 months unpaid
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Hi, I have a bit of a complex situation that Im hoping you
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I have taken voluntary redundancy and due to finish work on
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