Things to consider when outsourcing Payroll

With the introduction last year of Real Time Information (RTI) and the up and coming Auto Enrolment Pension changes many companies are considering outsourcing their payroll. The following are 10 things for a business to consider when deciding whether the benefits of using managed payroll services will work for them: … Read More

Have you considered your Nannies Payroll?

In 2012 the UK government introduced the Pensions Act which requires all employers to provide a workplace pension. Whilst auto-enrolment will affect the country’s biggest employers first, it will soon roll out to include everyone who hires staff in the UK, including those who might not consider themselves employers, but take … Read More

Seven Steps to Auto Enrolment

Auto enrolment means that over the next few years every UK employer must have a pension scheme which satisfies certain qualifying criteria  and into which employees can be automatically enrolled if they: are aged between 22 and State Pension Age earn more than £10,000 per year (2014/15 limit, this amount … Read More

Automatic Tax Code increases for 2014-15

HMRC have announced a general ‘uplift’ of all tax codes with an ‘L’ suffix by 56. This means for example that an employee with tax code 944L in 2013-14 will have their tax code uplifted by 56 from 6 April 2014 to 1000L. Qtac applies this uplift automatically for its customers … Read More