As most business know national minimum wage increases every October. 2014 is no different though through a bidrecommended by the independent Low Pay Commission (LPC) this year will see the biggest rise since 2008 for low paid employees. This decision is expected to boost the amount workers take home by as much as £355 per year. This increase will affect employees aged 21 and over.
Business Secretary Vince Cable officially stated “This will benefit over one million workers on national minimum wage and marks the start of a welcome new phase in minimum wage policy.”
From the 1st of October 2014 NMW rates will be:
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