The Government’s response to the Fair Deal consultation was published in November 2012. This raised further consultation questions and provided draft guidance upon which further responses were requested by 11 February 2013.
HM Treasure have confirmed that the Government is still considering the issues raised by the response to the further consultation questions and is developing new guidance, which will set out how the policy will work in practice. They have confirmed that this work is nearing completion and they expect to publish the updated guidance in the early autumn.
For any queries on the Fair Deal please contact a member of the Employment Team.