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Hello. I need an advice about salary overpayment after I
Hello. I need an advice about salary overpayment after I left my job. 2 weeks after my last payment (6 weeks after I left job) I got letter from my previous employer saying that Ive been overpaid. Ive… read more
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Hi Ben I have just received a letter from my previous employer stating that they made an overpayment to me while I was employed there and that I now need to pay it back in whole. I worked at the compa… read more
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I was made redundant from a full time management position at
I was made redundant from a full time management position at a high school on 31.8.2012.. My redundancy package was made up of two payments: 1st redundancy payment paid in August (15th - normal salary… read more
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My ex employer who I left 23 months ago overpaid me a sum of
My ex employer who I left 23 months ago overpaid me a sum of money, which I paid back. This year they claim to have paid me that money in error and want to take it back. They are now thgreatening lega… read more
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i was sacked by my previous employer in april and last month
i was sacked by my previous employer in april and last month received a letter asking for monies to be paid back to the company as they had over paid me where do i stand in this matter?? also my previ… read more
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I was paid a full pay as an oversight of my previous employer on the month after I left the company. The company still owed me one day's annual leave, £60 bonus pay from the previous month, £50 PAYE s… read more
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I am a doctor working in NHS trust. I was off sick with depression
I am a doctor working in NHS trust. I was off sick with depression for 6 months (since april and now I am returning to work next week). Before I went off sick, I was being bullied and harrased at work… read more
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My son has been paid the wrong salary for 5 years (overpaid) he was not aware. The company has recently been taken over and the new company has discovered the error, they have now reduced his salary a… read more
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This is an NHS employment related question. 1. what steps should i take ? 2. Do i meet up with employer if they demand a meeting ? 3. If it went to court - how do i defend myself. The details below. I… read more
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I have been overpaid in my salary, my employer has admitted
I have been overpaid in my salary, my employer has admitted it is 50/50 both mine and there fault They will let me repay over a period of time, however the amount was for an opt out car payment £620 p… read more
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My previous employer has over paid me one months wages . They
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Hi I received a letter the other day informing me that my
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I am a NHS Consultant Surgeon. My divisional manager has just
I am a NHS Consultant Surgeon. My divisional manager has just sent me a letter informing me that there has been an error with my salary and I have been overpaid GBP541/month since 2004 when I changed … read more
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Please help to put our minds at rest! One of my family members has recently been interviewd at the local job centre about issues with her benifits. After the interview it was decided by my family memb… read more
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Hi, i resigned from my last job in oct 09, i hand delivered the letter along with staff badges uniform etc. I recieved my final payslip on25th oct 09, as i had been on sick pay I assumed that the paym… read more
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