Remote Working From Abroad - How Do I Handle It

Posted in : How Do I Handle It ROI on 20 July 2021
Alan Devaney
Issues covered: Remote Working

In this month’s How do I Handle Article, Alan Devaney and David Rodgers from Ronan Daly Jermyn’s Employment and Tax Teams, examine the factors that an employer should take into consideration in addressing a request to work remotely from abroad.

We have a mixture of employees working on site and working remotely, however one employee has asked if he can work remotely from his home country. We facilitated this last year during the pandemic and his job can largely be done remotely, but we want to get a better understanding of the potential issues and our obligations to facilitate this request before we respond. How do I handle it?   

Such was the nature of the rapid escalation of the

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This article is correct at 20/07/2021

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