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Nov 26 2015

Workplace Pension/Auto Enrolment Seminars

Categories: EQ Accounting

EQ Accountants are organising a number of Workplace Pension seminars to inform and update employers/payroll contacts of the key points they should be aware of when dealing with the legislative and practical requirements. The seminar will be jointly presented by Balmoral Asset Management Ltd and EQ Accounting Services. Key Considerations Do you know your staging more

Oct 1 2015

National Minimum Wage Rates from 1 October 2015

Categories: EQ AccountingPayroll

The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills has announced the national minimum wage rates from 1 October 2015: the main adult rate (for workers 21 and over) will increase by 20p to £6.70 an hour the rate for 18-20 year olds will increase by 17p to £5.30 an hour the rate for under 18 year more

Oct 1 2015

What’s New in Sage 50 2016 (v22)

Categories: BookkeepingEQ Accounting

Released in September 2015 the latest version of Sage 50 Accounts includes exciting new functionality, such as: Bank Feeds powered by Yodlee – Exclusive to Sage 50 Accounts 2016, this new feature makes reconciling the accounts and bank balances simple and error free. Match payments and receipts quickly and easily and spend less time on more

Jul 9 2015

Training Grant 2015/16

Categories: EQ Accounting

Skills Development Scotland have announced the extension of the Flexible Training Opportunities Grant Scheme for the year to 31 March 2016. The grant is aimed at small businesses based in Scotland, who wish to enhance employees’ skills and bring real benefits such as improved productivity and a stronger, more confident workforce. The criteria for qualifying more

May 20 2015

Xero payroll

Categories: EQ AccountingPayroll

Xero, an online accounting system, recently released their Payroll package which will allow users to process payroll within their Xero accounting system. The package offers the standard payroll calculation functionality together with RTI compliance. As the payroll is integrated within the accounting system, pay runs are processed automatically into the accounts with no need for more

May 13 2015

P11D benefits and returns

Categories: EQ Accounting

All employers should remember the filing date for P11D returns with HM Revenue and Customs is 6 July 2015. P11D returns are normally needed where employees earning over £8,500 per year (including value of the benefits), or any company directors, receive any benefits or expenses payments from their employer. For employees earning less than £8,500, more