Monthly Archives: January 2015

New Statutory Rates 2015/16 Announced

Statutory rates 2015/16 New Statutory Rates 2015/16 Announced In December 2014 the proposed statutory rates 2015/16 were published. Although they are subject to approval, it’s highly unlikely they will be changed so you can start planning now. So what are the changes? Statutory sick pay (SSP). The rate of pay will be £88.45 p.w. (increased…
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The top 10 employee benefits

Employee benefits The top 10 employee benefits BUPA have conducted a survey of employees at a number of small and medium-sized businesses to establish what the top 10 employee benefits were. The results were as follows :- The top 10 most valued employee benefits pension (68%) an extra annual leave day (66%); a bonus scheme…
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Self employed Tax Return Checklist – 12 point plan

What to check for before you file your Tax Return   Self employed tax return checklist It's that time of year again where, if you're self employed, your attention turns to your self assessment Tax Return.  It can be quite a stressful time, particularly because you only have to complete the Return once a year…
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