• Written on 05 Sep 2009 by Richard Rowell

    Managing payroll in your business can be problematic. You need to make the decision whether you continue to process your own payroll or use a payroll company for payroll…

  • Written on 01 Sep 2009 by Richard Rowell

    As was expected, the House of Lords  found in favour of the claimants in the HMRC v Stringer and ors case following the lead of the European Court of Justice (ECJ).  There are two…

  • Written on 27 Aug 2009 by Alison Clynes

    PAYE stands for Pay as You Earn, the system under which tax and National Insurance has to be deducted from payments to employees. If you're setting up a new business or expanding…

  • Written on 25 Aug 2009 by Richard Rowell

    Okay, so you think that outsourcing may be a good option for your business. But where do you start. The best starting point is to look at why a business should outsource any of…

  • Written on 22 Aug 2009 by Richard Rowell

    Great news this week. We have been shortlisted for the IPP payroll awards for 2009. The award ceremony is being held at Alton Towers on the 15th September. We have been…

  • Written on 21 Aug 2009 by Richard Rowell

    I noted with interest this week that the IPP are now pushing HMRC to allow the use of electronic versions of form P60. This would be an enormous boost to the use of E-payslip…

  • Written on 17 Aug 2009 by Alison Clynes

    Experts can be expensive. Add up the cost of employing a specialist in any area of business. They probably command a pretty high salary to start with. That's without the cost of…

  • Written on 13 Aug 2009 by Alison Clynes

    Even a glance at the website of H M Revenue & Customs can be a frightening experience. Go to the employers section and look at the list of useful tools on the right hand side…

  • Written on 09 Aug 2009 by Alison Clynes

    The benefits of payroll outsourcing might seem self-evident. However, it is worth taking time to consider them. First of all, outsourcing frees up time to concentrate on core…

  • Written on 06 Aug 2009 by Alison Clynes

    Politicians all tell businesses that they want to simplify the legislation which they have to deal with everyday. Despite these promises, they don't deliver on them. For example,…