There are plenty of circumstances in the world of commerce where the flexibility of a discretionary trust and the gap between an employer as settlor and its chosen trustees have also proven useful. Employee Benefit Trusts (“EBTs”) are an excellent example of this.
From 1st January 2019, a charity active in Jersey will have to be registered with the Charity Commissioner in order legally to call itself a charity, and to enjoy tax relief in Jersey by virtue of its charitable status.
Constructive dismissal is arguably the most contentious kind of dismissal, what matters is that the employee should be entitled to terminate the contract without notice because of the employer’s conduct.
Despite Brexit, EU citizens that live in Jersey are able to apply to Jersey Customs and Immigration Service for 'settled status' or 'pre-settled status'. This new system will be introduced pursuant to the Jersey EU Settlement Scheme.