Outsourced Payroll Specialists

How do bank holidays affect payroll?

Bank holidays can often complicate running your payroll. Some employees work during the bank holidays, especially if you’re in the retail industry, in which case, do you pay them any extra for their work? Then there are the times of the year that they fall typically around the end of the month, when most businesses… Read More

6 payroll mistakes to avoid

When you run a business, payroll is an important part of your monthly processing. You need to pay employees correctly and on time if you want to keep morale high but there are also legal requirements to factor into the process, such as ensuring HMRC receives the information and payments they require. The complexity of… Read More

Will the interest increase affect payroll?

Having experienced largely unchanged or decreasing interest rates over the last ten years, this month saw the first increase in interest rates by the Bank of England. While the increase is small – from 0.25% to 0.5% – it can still have an impact on businesses in a range of ways. The overview   The… Read More

Christmas bonuses – Are they worth it?

When you run a business, Christmas can either be the busiest or quietest time of the year, depending on your industry. Then there are all the holiday extras to consider – organising the rota, when staff will be paid over the festive period and sorting out the Christmas party. Finally, you need to think about… Read More