As you and your clients will be aware, since 5th April 2015, employers have no longer been able to recover any payments made for Statutory Sick Pay.  However, there are some statutory payments that your clients can claim credit for; including Statutory Maternity, Paternity, Adoption and Shared Parental Pay. “How much can they claim?” I…

Date posted: August 25, 2016

British workers are becoming less satisfied with the benefits provided by their employers, research has revealed. A study on perceptions of benefits and well-being schemes found 44% of employees are happy with the benefits they receive, compared to 53% last year. Although workers in London (55%) and Scotland (52%) appear reasonably satisfied, there are significant…

Date posted: August 18, 2016

It has been reported that Job Centre Plus has run out of National Insurance numbers ..eek. In June 2016 they had decided to start issuing National Insurance numbers starting with KC, however this could then start causing an issue to us payroll providers as KC isn’t accepted by HMRC and any Full payment submission will…

Date posted: August 11, 2016