Employment Allowance Reform

Employment Allowance Reform Eligibility rules for the Employment Allowance are changing Employment Allowance will be restricted to employers with NICs liabilities of under £100,000 in the previous tax year from 6 April 2020. Employment Allowance can only be claimed if total qualifying employers’ (secondary) Class 1 NICs liability in the previous tax year was less…

Payslip Law Changes

Payslip Law Changes for 2019 / 2020

Payslip Law Changes for 2019 / 2020 With so many big legislative shake-ups surrounding pay, such as the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage, pay has been getting closer scrutiny from the Government. It has been revealed that some employers have been either inadvertently, or deliberately, flouting UK employment law and denying employees their…

Employment Allowance Changes 2020

Employment Allowance Changes 2020 The Employment Allowance allows certain businesses who employ workers to reduce their annual National Insurance Contributions by up to £3,000. New rules on the types of businesses eligible to claim the reduction are due to be introduced for the 2020/21 tax year. Eligibility until 5th April 2020 Until 5th April 2020,…

Employers Are You Claiming Your Employers Allowance?

Employers are you claiming your Employers Allowance? Most employers are entitled to claim Employers allowance worth £3000 this tax year against your business National Insurance, but many are missing out. We have identified refunds worth £16,000 for new clients in April alone when setting up their payroll. Many small employers running their payroll in house appear to be unaware of this significant…

IR35 Test Case

IR35 Test Case HMRC has won its first IR35 test case. The Managed Serviced Company (MSC) rules were introduced from 6 April 2007 to crack down on businesses that ignored the IR35 rules on an industrial scale. Those businesses provided tens of thousands of workers such as cleaners, drivers and security guards, with packaged service companies.…

Employers allowance

Employers Allowance For NI We have noticed a number of new clients have not been claiming their Employers Allowance for NI through payroll. We have saved each client up to £4000 each when taking over new payrolls recently and checking if they have enabled the employment allowance claim. This is easily missed, particularly by smaller employers without…