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How are Sage 50 payroll handling the increase in contributions?

The Sage 50 Payroll Help Centre has support around the contribution increases and how you can change your contributions within …

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How will an increase to total minimum contributions work?

In April 2018, the total minimum contribution for automatic enrolment will increase to 5% – it’s the law. And employers …

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What’s the gross tax basis?

This is where contributions are deducted from your employees’ wages before tax is taken. You may see HM Revenue & …

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What’s the net tax basis?

Net tax basis is the default tax relief method with The People’s Pension where contributions are deducted from your employees’ …

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When an employer pays contributions for their employees, can they can claim the costs back as a tax deductible expense?

Yes – contributions to a registered pension scheme by an employer are allowable as a deduction in their trade profits …

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What is the automated collection payment method?

Using this method we’ll automatically collect your pension contributions on or immediately after the date you’ve chosen. You can turn …

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If we’re using postponement can we delay the minimum contribution increase by up to three months?

No, the increase to minimum contributions cannot be delayed. You must pay these increased minimum contributions after 6 April 2018 …

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We’re using salary sacrifice – what happens when the minimum contribution rates increase?

A higher percentage of employees’ salaries will need to be sacrificed to meet the new minimum contribution rates. Your payroll …

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What happens when the contribution rates increase if we’re using contractual enrolment?

If you’re before your staging date you don’t have to meet the automatic enrolment minimum contributions. If you’ve passed your …

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Where can I find more information about the increases to minimum contributions?

You can find more information about the forthcoming increases in minimum contributions on The Pensions Regulator’s website.   Read what …

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How are Sage 50 payroll handling the increase in contributions?

The Sage 50 Payroll Help Centre has support around the contribution increases and how you can change your contributions within …

View full answer >>

How will an increase to total minimum contributions work?

In April 2018, the total minimum contribution for automatic enrolment will increase to 5% – it’s the law. And employers …

View full answer >>

What’s the gross tax basis?

This is where contributions are deducted from your employees’ wages before tax is taken. You may see HM Revenue & …

View full answer >>

What’s the net tax basis?

Net tax basis is the default tax relief method with The People’s Pension where contributions are deducted from your employees’ …

View full answer >>

When an employer pays contributions for their employees, can they can claim the costs back as a tax deductible expense?

Yes – contributions to a registered pension scheme by an employer are allowable as a deduction in their trade profits …

View full answer >>

What is the automated collection payment method?

Using this method we’ll automatically collect your pension contributions on or immediately after the date you’ve chosen. You can turn …

View full answer >>

If we’re using postponement can we delay the minimum contribution increase by up to three months?

No, the increase to minimum contributions cannot be delayed. You must pay these increased minimum contributions after 6 April 2018 …

View full answer >>

We’re using salary sacrifice – what happens when the minimum contribution rates increase?

A higher percentage of employees’ salaries will need to be sacrificed to meet the new minimum contribution rates. Your payroll …

View full answer >>

What happens when the contribution rates increase if we’re using contractual enrolment?

If you’re before your staging date you don’t have to meet the automatic enrolment minimum contributions. If you’ve passed your …

View full answer >>

Where can I find more information about the increases to minimum contributions?

You can find more information about the forthcoming increases in minimum contributions on The Pensions Regulator’s website.   Read what …

View full answer >>