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How Does IR35 Affect My Business?

Are you affected by IR35 tax legislation? If so it is important to know the rules. IR35 is a set of rules concerning tax and National Insurance contributions if you work through an intermediary via a contract. This can be

National Insurance – the Basic Facts

Most people over the age of 16 pay it in one form or another but it is still an element of the UK tax system which can cause huge confusion among employees, employers and the self -employed.

National Insurance is

Why have I received this letter? You will receive this tax calculations letter if HMRC think that you have underpaid or overpaid tax in a previous year.

In most cases the adjustment will relate to an incorrect tax code in

UPDATE 10/01/2020: As 2020 is a leap year the below information may be particularly useful to you.

Employers who pay their staff in a different fashion to the usual monthly payment – meaning those who pay weekly, fortnightly or four-weekly

Changes to PAYE and NIC

Please be aware of the following changes to PAYE and NIC which take effect from 6th April 2013. If you have any questions on any aspect of this or the Real Time Information (RTI) changes, please call our Payroll team

Small Employers Given More Time to Prepare for RTI

Employers who employ less than 50 staff are to be given more time to report Real Time Information (RTI) to HMRC.

Those who pay their employees on a weekly basis will be allowed to report their payments by the fifth

Implementation of Real Time PAYE could be Impossible

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) has said that the upcoming real time PAYE system may prove “impossible” for many businesses to implement.

This comes despite HMRC recently publishing proposals allowing employers extra time to send

Lack of Awareness over Real Time Information

Around a quarter of small businesses are unaware that the Pay as You Earn (PAYE) system is going to dramatically change next April.

Real Time Information (RTI) will see the introduction of a live system, where payroll information will be

PAYE Year End to Change

The Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system is to change from an annual to a monthly system, in a step designed to make it easier to manage for employers.

Real Time Information (RTI) will be used to transmit information to …

PAYE Penalty Notices to be Sent In-Year

HMRC is planning to send penalty notices for late or missing monthly tax payments within the tax year as opposed to after April 19, which its current policy.

Many people have criticized the current regime for punishing employers by not …