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A global comparison of SMP Rates (Statutory Maternity Pay)

OK, perhaps not exactly global! But nevertheless, a comparison of Statutory Maternity Pay from some of our closest neighbours and from across the pond just in time for World Cup 2014. If you have any further additions, let us know!

Gifts for staff tax cost

Staff Gift Tax – 5 truths about the real cost of giving!

Are you Mr Scrooge or his old boss Mr Fuzziwig? Do you want to give your staff an Xmas treat but are worried about the actual cost to you? We explain 5 truths about staff xmas gifts and the true cost of goodwill giving.

How the spirit of goodwill can end up costing more than you think.

Statutory Maternity Pay (SMP) – Bumping you out of a mortgage!

Celebrating the birth of your bundle of joy and plans to upsize your home to house it, could possibly be thwarted because of lack of proof of income.
Read what payroll information a mortgage lender may require you to submit.

Charity Payroll

Charity Payroll – Choosing the right provider

Charities are looking to the payroll outsourcing market to deliver a low risk, cost effective and compliant payroll service.
Understand why charities demand a payroll provider that has proven experience in their sector and require a payroll solution that’s unique to them.

Auto enrolment guide

Auto enrolment for Employers – A Quick Guide

Starting from 2012 all employers with one or more employees will be required by law to automatically enrol certain workers into a workplace pension and pay into the scheme dependent on precise criteria. Understand and plan your organisation’s implementation of workbased pensions with our auto enrolment checklist for employers.

holiday calculations and entitlement

Holiday entitlement and calculating pay explained

How many times have you already been asked “What days are we getting off for Christmas?” Do you want to have the answers and be certain you are not breaking the law? Do you have ad-hoc workers and you are unsure what they should be paid? Then worry no more! Our guide to holiday entitlement will certainly unwrap the mystery of calculating holiday pay for your staff.