Some of your clients may be considering outsourcing their payroll as this can be a good job to cross off the jobs list every month.  Before going ahead with this there are a few things every business should consider before making the final decision. Is your prospective new payroll provider able to adapt to any…

Date posted: April 27, 2017

If you were vigilant, hidden away at the back of Agent Update 56 (page 16) is a new HMRC initiative called PAYE Refresh, going live from tax year 2017-18. This is all part of HMRC’s Making Tax Digital programme and was outlined in their 2016 consultation document ‘Better use of Information’ (2.10 to 2.20), i.e….

Date posted: April 20, 2017

Among all the other changes for this tax year there have been some significant changes to salary sacrifice too.  Fortunately this won’t affect every business as the changes to salary sacrifice thankfully, don’t involve childcare vouchers, cycle to work, pensions or cars with under 75gCo2/km emissions. There are also exemptions for employees who entered into…

Date posted: April 13, 2017

My employer Tracy, will often be heard throughout the office day but more so when it comes to one of her pet hates…The Mood Hoover! A Mood Hoover is an employee with a gripe and isn’t shy to let everyone in the office know about it.  They bang on about how things are so tough…

Date posted: April 6, 2017