Employment Tax Advice
With risks for employers increasing with each new and frequent reporting requirement and tax change, managing employment tax risk effectively is a constant challenge. Our Employment Tax Team provides a comprehensive range of both advisory and compliance services to help you both better understand your risks and identify potential savings from the costs of employment while continuing to motivate staff.
We offer an optimum blend of skills derived from experience gained in accountancy practice, in house and also HMRC. Working within multi-disciplinary teams we assist clients at all stages of their corporate life-cycle.
We can help you design and implement tax and NIC effective remuneration policies, for example, utilising salary exchange and flexible benefit packages to provide cost-effective benefits that are attractive to employees.
As well as helping you to be compliant with tax and NIC regulations and requirements we can advise you how to simplify your reporting obligations and on implementing robust expenses and benefits policies and procedures.
For large businesses that face SAO certification requirements, we can risk assess your PAYE and NIC systems. The output will then allow you to make any necessary changes or improvements.
Dealing correctly with non-payroll labour is set to become more of a burden and Construction industry scheme compliance remains a potential pitfall for many employers. We can carry out independent employment status reviews and help you to manage the compliance issues and limit your risks.
When employment is terminated it is easy for things to go wrong. Our experts can advise you on implementing redundancy procedures and policies to limit the tax and NIC costs and work in conjunction with your HR and legal teams so that a holistic approach is taken to achieve the desired outcome.
If HMRC takes a closer interest in your employment taxes, we are on hand to guide you through all forms of HMRC enquiry from a ‘Know Your Customer’ meeting or aspect enquiry. With our expert help from the start, you can resolve the issue quickly and as cost-effectively as possible.