In employment law a person’s employment status helps determine:
- their rights
- their employer’s responsibilities
A person may have a different employment status in tax law.
The main types of employment status are:
Contact Acas (or the Labour Relations Agency in Northern Ireland) for advice about employment status, employee rights or employer responsibilities.
Telephone: 0300 123 1100
Textphone: 18001 0300 123 1100
Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm
Saturday, 9am to 1pm
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Courts and tribunals can make final decisions on employment status.