How to add a festive greeting to your employees payslips.

With Christmas payroll just around the corner, we would like to show you how to add a Christmas greeting to your employees payslips within Sage 50 Payroll. A little gesture for their hard work over this most unusual year. Within Sage 50 Payroll you can add a unique message to everyone’s payslips individually, but this of course will depend on … Read More

How to add festive cheer to your invoices

As Christmas is quickly approaching we thought it would be great to tell you about adding some Christmas cheer to your Sage 50 Accounts invoices. There’s nothing like a personal touch on your invoices to put a smile on your clients face and help them to get into the Christmas spirit during these difficult times. You can easily add a … Read More

Has your Sage got OCD (Organised Consistent Data)?

The lack of  consistency in your Sage data entry can lead to inefficiencies so it’s best to get it right, from the start. Using the same format throughout your data entries into Sage not only makes it more pleasant on the eye and therefore easier to read, but it improves the accuracy of reporting. Check out our top tips for … Read More

New furlough claim 14 day deadline….

If your business is taking part in the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) then there are a few things you should be aware of: You are now able to claim furlough for your employee’s for the month of November. Claims must be submitted no later than 14th December. The government has extended the CJRS until 31st March 2021. Employees will … Read More

What do I need to know about the construction industry VAT reverse charge?

As of the 1st March 2021 the domestic VAT reverse charge must be implemented for the majority of supplies to building and construction services. HMRC have introduced this initiative to combat tax fraud. This was originally supposed to be introduced in October of this year, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic the government pushed this back. Businesses will need to … Read More

Beware HMRC fraud! Our insiders account…

Fraudsters are becoming more imaginative in their ways of scamming people out of their money. It’s unfortunate to say that there are so many scams doing the rounds, and HMRC are aware that their name is being used to convince people to hand over their money. According to UKfinance.org in 2019 criminals managed to steal over £1.2 billion through fraud … Read More