NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS TO SAVE TAX

NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS TO SAVE TAX At this time of year we think about New Year’s resolutions. It is also a good time to start planning your tax affairs before the end of the tax year on 5th April. An obvious tax planning point would be to maximise your ISA allowances...

Government U-Turn on pensions tax for Doctors and others?

  In earlier blogs we reported that hospital doctors and GPs were lobbying the government to amend the pension tax rules as the current system of restricting tax relief on pension contributions means many doctors paying almost all of the extra salary back in tax...

7 reasons you need a good IFA

We’ve all heard the term ‘Making your money work harder’. And that’s exactly what a good independent financial adviser (IFA) does for you. At Tyrrell & Company, the IFAs in our Wealth Management team have a clear focus on helping you and your business make the right funding and investment choices.

Payroll and auto enrolment

As we mentioned back in October, many small and micro businesses are nearing their staging date – the date by which your workplace pension scheme must be up and running. And this means there’s a real imperative for getting your payroll software and systems up to speed to cope with making pension contributions.

How to find your staging date (and why it matters)

Between 2015 and 2017, over a million small and micro business will be reaching their pensions auto enrolment staging date – in fact it’s a staggering 51,134 companies per month.

We’ve already mentioned the need to Payroll auto enrolment upgrade your payroll system if you’re going to meet your business’s staging date. But, even at this late stage, there are still many business owners and micro businesses that don’t seem aware of the need to comply with their auto enrolment requirements.