Should I outsource payroll?
In the annals of business, outsourcing payroll has always been considered a logical move. Navigating through the labyrinths of look-up tables, issuing cheques, and drafting payslips were all monotonous and painstaking tasks, prone to inaccuracies that could impact […]
Ensuring compliance in your first year in business
Starting a new business can be as daunting as it is exciting, especially if it is your first venture. It’s likely that in previous senior job roles you have had exposure to some areas of how the business […]
The Art of Hiring: How to Find Hidden Gems for Your Startup
For the better part of two decades, I’ve been knee-deep in the hustle and bustle of the start-up scene. I’ve skippered my own ship, lent a guiding hand to others, and you might be wondering – why haven’t […]
Choosing the right pension provider for your employees
Earlier this year we talked about pensions and auto-enrolment and covered a number of topics including the legal and compliance requirements under the Pensions Act 2008; the cost to a business of running a pension scheme; and the […]
Spring Budget 2023
Pension breaks for high earners The chancellor announced an increase in pension allowances for high earners, increasing the annual cap on tax-free pension contributions from £40,000 to £60,000. In addition to the annual increase, the tax-free lifetime allowance […]
Autumn Statement 2022
Headlines Income tax and national insurance thresholds The current thresholds for income tax and national insurance will remain frozen for the next five years. This extends by two years the previous announcement made in the 2021 Budget and […]