National Minimum Wage Update

The national minimum wage is updated every October.  Below are the changes for this year: Additional information about minimum wage legislation can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage/employers-and-the-minimum-wage   National living wage From April 2016, the national living wage will be £7.20 an hour for workers aged 25 and older. The minimum wage will still apply for […]

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31st July Self-Assessment Payments Reminder

If you have a payment on account due for self-assessment, the deadline to pay is fast approaching – 31st July. Anyone who filed a self-assessment form due back in January this year was detailing their earnings for the April 2013/2014 tax year, and paying any remaining tax due. At the same time as settling this […]

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The Deregulation Act 2015

Effective from 1st April 2015, personal licence holders will no longer need to renew expiring licences.  This was confirmed with the Deregulation Act 2015 which included other changes to legislation, such as an increase to the number of temporary events that can be held at a single premises. Existing licences with an expiry date which […]

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The Budget 2015

The Budget for 2015 has now been announced, the full text of George Osborne’s speech can be found here.  BBC has summarised some of the highlights on their website which can be found here. Key points of interest for our clients include a drop on beer duty by 1p, cider by 2p, and scotch whisky by […]

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Auto Enrolment & You

With the changes to pension legislation circulating we’ve been approached with many queries regarding auto enrolment and how it works. What is Auto Enrolment? Auto Enrolment is a way of putting money aside for our future retirement costs as there is currently not enough funding in the government coffers to cover pensions.  The government has […]

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Changes to Class 2 National Insurance Contributions

Many of our clients have been receiving letters regarding changes implemented by HMRC with regards to Class 2 NI contributions. Class 2 National Insurance contributions for self-employed persons are £2.75 per week, and in the past this is typically set up to be paid monthly by direct debit.  HMRC has changed this, and from April […]

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The Broadband Connection Voucher Scheme

On 3 December, the Chancellor announced that the Government will make up to £40m available from April 2015 to March 2016 to support more cities administer the Broadband Connection Voucher Scheme. Your business can get a connection voucher of up to £3,000 for faster, better broadband through the Government’s Broadband Connection Vouchers scheme.  You can get more information […]

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Roslyns is now accepting Paypal

In response to customer requests for additional online payment options, we are pleased to offer PayPal as a payment method for Roslyns fees, for all of our services.  With PayPal, you can link your bank account, credit card, and debit card to your PayPal account, then pay however you choose. When you use PayPal, paying […]

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Roslyns to attend SME London’s Pub15 Event

Roslyn’s will be attending this year’s Pub15 event on 18th & 19th February, at Olympia West in London. Pub15 is the first trade show designed exclusively for the UK Pub Industry and is the result of 18 months of research and planning. The event will include business and educational seminar programs covering a variety of […]

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PAYE End of Year Reminder

We will shortly be submitting Employer Annual Returns for the tax year 2013/14. This is a reminder to all of our payroll clients to please fill in and return the declaration forms sent to you (this would have been sent to you with your payslips along with the pink-coloured insert letter) as soon as possible, […]

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