Switching from HMRC Tools to Sage 50 Payroll

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Switching from HMRC Tools to Sage 50 Payroll which is leading to new tax codes being issued for employees.  This is a known issue. If you want to read further you can download our free guide to fix this error! The error is occurring because of inconsistent data in RTI Payroll ID field*.  This has led to employees receiving new … Read More

Case Study: Chapple Signs – Sage50 Payroll & Pension

Chapple Signs Limited, Stowmarket www.chapplesigns.co.uk New Sage 50 Payroll set up part way through a tax year. Training on payroll and pension processing, HMRC related guidance and pension portal uploads.  We were asked to help Anita at Chapple Signs bring their payroll in-house during September 2016. They already had the software they needed to complete the payroll and pension processing, … Read More

Legislation Changes to National Living Wage 2017

What’s changing? The government introduced the National Living Wage (NLW) for employees of 25 years of age or older, effective from 1st April 2016. From the 1st April 2017 the NLW will increase further.

New Sage 50 Payroll update v22.04 released

On 7th December 2016, Sage (UK) Limited released version 22.04 of Sage 50 Payroll. This update will be mandatory for all payroll users and should be downloaded and installed before 31st December 2016. There are a number of improvements and new features, including:

New Payroll software – Sage One Payroll 25

What’s new? Sage One Payroll 25 is a new product in the cloud product family which is available as an online version and is pension auto-enrolment ready.  Sage have also made improvements to the user interface for this software.

What is Pension Auto Enrolment?

Here is a quick reference guide to get you started. Under the Pensions Act 2008 all employers will have to provide a workplace pension for eligible staff by 2018. This is called Automatic Enrolment (Auto Enrolment).

National Minimum Wage Changes

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There are some legislative changes taking effect from 1st October 2016 affecting the National Minimum Wage. Here are all the basics to bring you up to speed.

Sage Payroll Automated Payslips

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Printed. Posted. Hosted. Sage Payroll Automated Payslips Save costs on printing, postage and your time by using Sage Automated Payslips.

Sage Payments

Pay your suppliers and employees directly from your Sage software with Sage Payments. Sage Payments integrates seamlessly with Sage 50 Accounts, Sage 50 Essentials, Sage 200 and Sage 50 Payroll.

Payroll Starter Checklist

New starter checklist. HMRC’s P46 no longer exists and has been replaced by a starter checklist. If you have a new worker who has started with you, we would recommend you ask them to fill in this form (even if they have given you a P45).