Furlough changes contributing to payroll errors

Numerous changes to furlough and government support schemes means nine in 10 employers have paid staff incorrectly over the past...

National insurance relief for hiring veterans starts today

6 Apr 2021

Employers hiring military veterans can, from today, apply for relief on national insurance contributions (NICs) for the first 12 months of employment.

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IR35: An opportunity to rethink how skills are sourced?

16 Mar 2021

Organisations could see the preparation they have had to make for IR35 as a catalyst for rethinking where skills are sourced.

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Why data analytics is the first step to closing the gender pay gap

3 Mar 2021

Organisations already hold the data needed to inform pay equity strategies, so it's time to act on the insights this data can give.

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IR35: What HR needs to know (webinar)

26 Feb 2021

ON-DEMAND | Kate Upcraft examines the reforms to off-payroll working and how organisation should prepare for the changes in April 2021.

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Government waives IR35 penalties for one year

16 Feb 2021

New guidance states that, unless there's evidence of deliberate non-compliance, companies will not have to pay penalties for off-payroll errors in the first 12 months.

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Rolls-Royce to suspend aero engine production

8 Feb 2021

Summer shutdown will see employees lose two weeks’ pay spread across the year.

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UK has 21st most complex HR in Europe

13 Jan 2021

The HR and payroll environment in the UK is one of the most complex in Europe, according to research, although...

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Employers flouted minimum wage rules to tune of £6.7m

4 Jan 2021

Household names such as Tesco, Pizza Hut and Superdrug are among 139 firms that have breached minimum wage rules, according to the government.

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Ireland: Four changes for HR and payroll teams in 2021

8 Dec 2020

As HR and payroll teams in the Republic of Ireland prepare for the new tax year, Personnel Today looks at...

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8 top tips for bossing your Payroll

18 Nov 2020

PROMOTED | The first peak of the pandemic has shifted the priorities of large and small businesses alike, making payroll a top concern for UK companies with employee wellbeing a close second, according to new research by Payroll & HR services provider, SD Worx.

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Preparing payroll for the new Job Support Scheme

22 Oct 2020

Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveiled an update to the Job Support Scheme yesterday to offer extended support to workers in England...

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Preparing for stricter Covid-19 lockdowns: A guide for employers

14 Oct 2020

As England’s three-tier restrictions come into force and the government faces increasing pressure to ‘circuit break’ the rising number of...

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Umbrella companies: Lawyers pursue unlawful deductions

9 Oct 2020

Lawyers are pursuing group legal action against umbrella companies that have unlawfully deducted national insurance and other contributions from contractors’...

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Furlough bonus guidance published

2 Oct 2020

The government has published details of the one-off bonus that employers can claim if they keep previously furloughed employees on...

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