This is where members of the Numerus team will post blogs that share their professional expertise. We’ll also keep you up to date with industry news, focussing on what it might mean for you and your business.

DWP Direct Earnings Attachments – update for employers

5th June 2014

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) have published guidance for employers on the use of Direct Earning Attachments (DEA) to recover money owed by employees to the DWP. DWP Direct Earnings Attachments: published the following item on 2 June 2014: As an employer you may be asked to deduct benefit overpayments an employee owes the... View Article

EU commission holiday pay ruling

2nd June 2014

Employers need to be wary of a “minefield” following an EU Court ruling that sales commission should be included in holiday pay, warns KPMG. A ruling handed down last week by the Court of Justice of the European Union CJEU in the long-running case of Lock v British Gas noted that a salesperson’s holiday pay... View Article

How do you choose a payroll services provider?

27th May 2014

The most common issue when contemplating outsourcing, is the fear of losing control. So what can you do to ensure that you chose a provider who will work with you, to meet the needs of your business? One recommended course of action is to plan what you expect from your payroll services outsourcing provider. Here at... View Article

Flexible working and the Right to Request for all

23rd January 2014

The government has announced that new rules allowing all employees to be able to request flexible working, will be in force by autumn 2014.