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Integrated HRMS and Flexible Benefits

How many HR departments out there manage two (or more) systems? A typical workplace solution consists of an HR system, which captures the core employee data and manages holidays, sickness, personal development etc; and a separate flexible benefits platform that communicates the benefit options and captures employee selections.…

GDPR Policy update

The Avantus group of companies is progressing with its GDPR preparation.…

Last Chance to join the Childcare Voucher scheme

LAST CHANCE to join the Childcare Voucher Scheme The very popular Childcare Voucher Scheme will be closed to new entrants after March this year, but if parents join now, they can remain in the scheme…

Pension Advice through Salary Sacrifice

UPDATE: 15/01/18 the Pensions Advice clause, previously removed under the simplified Finance Bill 2017, finally received Royal Assent in November 2017. A new tax exemption has come into play which allows employees to save Tax and National Insurance on the first £500 worth of pensions-related Financial Advice, each tax year, when offered through a salary sacrifice scheme. (This is separate to the new Pensions Advice Allowance, which allows individuals to dip in to their pension fund to pay for advice.)…