Tax Free Childcare

Tax Free Childcare

The Government’s new Tax-Free Childcare scheme will be phased in across the UK from 28 April 2017, and will replace the current Childcare Voucher Scheme. For the first time, the scheme will not only cover full time employees but also those who are part time, on...
Lunch Break Tax Breaks!

Lunch Break Tax Breaks!

Many employers will be aware that there is a tax break which enables employers to provide meals of reasonable scale to all staff at a staff canteen, free from tax and national insurance.  However there is also a lesser known exemption for meals or light refreshments...

Do You Employ Any Scottish Nationals? – If So Read This

A Scottish rate of income tax (yet to be announced) will apply from 6 April 2016, allowing the Scottish Parliament to reduce the basic, higher and additional rates by up to 10% or increase them by any amount without limit. The Scottish rate will be administered by...

P.A.Y.E – Are You Real Time Ready?

All employers, commencing April 2013, will be required to inform HMRC every time that an employee is paid. This is being phased in over a six month period and all employers will be obligated to comply by October 2013. This is as opposed to the current system, in which...