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I have a question concerning company car removal in favour

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Hello I have a question concerning company car removal in favour of a car allowance ...
I accepted the role, for salary plus a specified company car. After 3 months I asked to upgrade the car, company thought about this for 4 months then agreed to the upgrade, now this month they came back to say they are getting rid of the company cars and replacing them with an allowance, which I don't think is quite high enough for the offer, also not taking into account the upgrade of vehicle they agreed to ...
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Law
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the car allowance offer came this week after 16 months of being with the company
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 1 year ago.

Hello, my name is***** am a solicitor on this site and it is my pleasure to assist you with your question today. firstly can i ask you how long you have been employed there and have you had a company car since you commenced employment with the company please.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hello, have been employed here 17 months, original offer/contract was salary plus specified car, Audi A3, after 3 months I asked to upgrade to a 4 door ... teenage daughters and 3 doors don't work! The company thought about this for 4 months and in late march 15 they agreed to the upgrade, a BMW 320 saloon. Now after 8 months they offered an allowance to replace the company car. The offer is based below, I feel the value of the A3 but at no time did they say the upgrade to the newer vehicle was temporary or a just for now upgrade. everything is recorded against P11 and tax etc...
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your response. I will review the relevant information and will get back to you as soon as possible.
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