Employment Law Updates for 2024

Are you aware of all the employment law changes that have come into force since April 2024? This blog tells you what you need to know to avoid costly mistakes and potential legal action from employees. Holiday Pay Calculation On 1st April the calculation method for holiday pay changed for part-year and irregular-hours workers. Holiday … Read more

Maternity Pay and Minimum Wage changes

Significant changes came into force this tax year regarding the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage. In this blog we examine what this means for employees who were on maternity leave when the new rates came into force. In 2005, after a ruling at the European Court of Justice, Statutory Maternity Pay (SMP) regulations … Read more

Guide to the Tax Year 2024-25

In this blog, we give you a run-down of all the changes you need to know about for preparing payroll in 2024-25. Tax Rates & Allowances There has been no change to personal allowances or tax bands in England and Wales for 2024-25. In Scotland all bands have altered slightly with starter rate (19%) tax … Read more

Minimum Wage changes for 2024/2025

The new tax year is fast approaching, and there are significant changes to the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage which come into force on 1st April 2024. Here at Payroll Junction we have you covered with a summary of all the important information you need to know! National Living Wage Having previously only … Read more

Processing Payroll at Christmas

Christmas is a busy time of year for everyone, but for those processing payroll it is a particularly hectic time, with lots of potential changes to be aware of. Payroll Junction is here to help with our guide to everything you need to know about processing payroll at Christmas.   How Christmas shutdown periods affect … Read more