Brexit no deal preparation – HMRC advice

If the UK crashes out of the EU with no deal, many UK businesses will need to apply the same processes to EU trade that apply when trading with the rest of the world. For instance, they will need to register for an Economic Operator and Registration Identification...

3 Steps to increase your website traffic

To help drive more customers to your website, it is key to maximise the impact from search through SEO (Search Engine Optimisation). Improved SEO enables your website to be discovered and to rank with relevance, so that it appears at the top of the search engine...

Contributions to Pensions Auto Enrolment to increase

The Pensions Regulator has issued guidance for employers concerning the increase in minimum pension contributions, which took effect on 6 April 2019. Duration Employer minimum Total minimum contribution Current contributions 2% 5% 6 April 2019 onwards 3%...

Increase in Minimum Wage

The National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW), the legal minimum wage rates that must be paid to employees increased on the 1 April, with employers liable to be penalised for any failure to comply. The new rates are: Rate from 1 April 2018 Rate from 1...

Company Car Fuel Rates

HMRC has just published their new company car advisory fuel rates, which are effective from the 1 March 2019. The rates only apply when, as an employer, you either: reimburse employees for business travel in their company cars; or, require employees to repay the cost...