Tag Archives: employee

When’s the right time to hire your first employee?

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As a small business owner, the time to hire, especially your first employee, is one of the most difficult decisions you have to make.   Most likely you get to a point where you’re overwhelmed with the workload, feel like you need help, but also don’t have the time to train. You possibly also feel that […]

How do I go about hiring an employee?

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Hiring an employee, especially your first, can be quite daunting.  It feels like such a huge step, but a necessary one to help you to grow your business (and probably to stop you working such long hours!). If you’re feeling snowed under you may think that hiring quickly will be a solution to this – […]

Pink Pig HR – Our HR Support Services

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Is your business in need of HR Support?  From contracts to procedures, Pink Pig HR is here to help! At Pink Pig HR we enable you to provide for your team and business, so you can focus on growing your business and growing your team. It’s vital a business has the basics in place to […]

Why you should consider payrolling benefits in kind

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If you provide staff with benefits in kind, such as company cars, medical insurance etc., you must report these annually to HMRC using forms P11D and P11d(b).  There’s another way to report benefits in kind – this is taxing them monthly through payroll instead. It’s called payrolling benefits in kind. Here are the main advantages […]

What is a Benefit in Kind?

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If you employ people in your business, it’s likely you’ve heard the term “benefit in kind” batted around. It’s defined as… “A benefit in kind is any non-cash benefit of monetary value that you provide for your employee” – But what does that actually mean?  Essentially it’s when a company provides employees with job “perks” […]