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Summer, summer, summer time!

16.08.2016 | Gloria Lawson | General

So here we are, right in the middle of the summer holidays! I find this quite surreal, as I cannot believe how quickly this year is charging on?

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National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage

07.04.2016 | Sarah Spring | Payroll

There has been so much discussion recently regarding the implementation of a National Minimum wage which came into effect 1st April 2016

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The Lawyers Always Win

01.04.2016 | Steve Lawson

After supporting several legal processes, I can confirm that they do always win, but we don’t necessarily always lose. People who lose are often placing pride or some other emotion before common sense.

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Budget 2016

23.03.2016 | Emily Hazell

George Osborne gave his Budget to Parliament last week.

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Tax Avoidance

17.03.2016 | Ray Dzikiti | General

Global firms including Starbucks, Google, Vodafone and Amazon have come under fire for tax avoiding in the UK. Through their legal tax avoidance schemes these firms face £300 penalties which are obviously dwarfed by the millions in potential profit they gain.

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PS - Or should I say PMS

11.03.2016 | Gloria Lawson | General

Imagine the scenario? You call my office and receive the voicemail: I’m sorry I cannot come to the phone at the moment because I am on PERIOD LEAVE!

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HMRC has produced the P9X

03.03.2016 | Sarah Spring

This is essential reading for all payroll professionals at this time of year.

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The PACT Scheme

19.02.2016 | Emily Hazell | General

Are you worried about always chasing late payments? Well now the worrying can stop. PACT stands for ‘please abide contract terms’ and is a scheme that has been set up to help small businesses against late payments.

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Cyber Security

18.02.2016 | Ray Dzikiti | IT

The protection of information systems from theft or damage.

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Teamwork

08.02.2016 | Steve Lawson | General

With the six nations rugby kicking off, it struck me that the teamwork required on the pitch by the players is the kind of level that we all strive for in our organisations, although not the aggression and physicality.

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