Written on 11 Sep 2020 by Rachel Cooke

On the final day of National Payroll Week 2020 we decided to look at what it means to be a payroll hero. In our last post “NPW20 – What do our payroll heroes say about working…

Written on 09 Sep 2020 by Rachel Cooke

In our first post “National Payroll Week 2020 – Celebrating our incredible payroll heroes” we talked about the amazing things that our team have been able to achieve throughout…

Written on 07 Sep 2020 by Rachel Cooke

Whilst 2020 has been an unprecedented year for us all, for the payroll profession it has presented extreme challenges that have required us to earn our name of “payroll heroes”…

Written on 08 Oct 2019 by Stewart Waddell

The dark nights pulling in only mean one thing in the world of payroll - it won’t be long before it is Christmas payroll time! Payroll in December can be pretty challenging, with…

Written on 21 Dec 2018 by Stewart Waddell

The Employment Rights Act 1996 (Itemised Pay Statement) (Amendment) Order 2018 was laid before parliament in February 2018 which outlined new legislation taking force from April…

Written on 18 Oct 2016 by Stewart Waddell

Well, it’s that time again when anyone in the world of payroll starts to consider processing payrolls over the Christmas and new year period. Within the payroll outsourcing world…

Written on 12 Sep 2016 by Stewart Waddell

National Payroll Week is a week intended to celebrate payroll as a whole, for all businesses, payroll bureaus and payroll outsourcing providers and the contribution payroll makes…

Written on 15 Jan 2016 by Adele Blackham

From April 2016 all contracted out pension schemes will come to an end. This is part of the Pensions Act 2014 which saw measures to bring in a single-tier state pension. What does…

Written on 29 May 2015 by Glenn Watson

Having moved into the education team to take full command of the BACS processing (cue training montage), now with training complete I am currently undertaking the responsibility…

Written on 26 May 2015 by Stewart Waddell

At Dataplan Payroll we print over 500,000 employee payslips for our payroll outsourced customers every few months. From time to time we receive requests to make the payslips look…