• Process an employee as a leaver when the leave date and last paid dates are in different tax years

    If an employee leaves in the 2020/2021 tax year and receives their final pay in the 2021/2022 tax year, for example, the employee leaves in tax month 12 in 2020/2021 and receives their final pay in tax month 1 in 2021/2022. The P45 must show the date…

  • Happy new tax year

    Check you're up to date before processing in 2021/22

    To process in the 2021/22 tax year, you need to check that you're using Sage 50cloud Payroll, v27.01.

    You can also make sure you're good…

  • Check if you have a week 53

    A week 53 in the 2020/21 tax year occurs when your regular pay date for weekly, fortnightly or four weekly paid employees falls on 5 April. The number of days in the tax year doesn't divide into a whole number of tax weeks, so 5 April becomes week 53…

  • Check if you have a week 53

    A week 53 in the 2020/21 tax year occurs when your regular pay date for weekly, fortnightly or four weekly paid employees falls on 5 April. The number of days in the tax year doesn't divide into a whole number of tax weeks, so 5 April becomes week 53…

  • Prepare for a successful year end

    We have a handy guide to help you run a smooth payroll year end.

    Find out how to:

    • check if you have a week 53
    • process your final pay period
    • produce P60s
    • check key dates

    View the prepare for year end guide now >

    Don't forget to click Yes at the…

  • Year End Date and Week 53

    We process our payroll on a fortnightly basis, next run on Monday 22nd pay date 24th...next one would be 5th April, pay date 7th April. What date should we process our year end and do we have a week 53, very confused!

  • Your Sage 50cloud Payroll update for the 2020/21 tax year is available now

    Your Sage 50cloud Payroll update for the 2020/21 tax year is available now. Find out how to get up to date using our handy guide and enter our competition for your chance to win £200 Amazon vouchers >

  • Win £200 Amazon vouchers

    *********This competition is now closed*********

    From all of the payroll year end 2021 competition entries, we're delighted to announce the winner chosen at random is Charlotte Wilkinson! (Twitter entry) Congratulations Charlotte, and well done for…

  • Free Sage Webinar - Payroll year end 2021

    Payroll Year End webinars for Sage 50cloud Payroll are booking now.

    Read more and sign up >

  • Plan ahead for payroll year end 2021

    Payroll Year End 2021 is just around the corner, check out this guide to help you get ahead with some early planning.

    Read more >

  • P60s deadline reminder

    You must give a P60 to anyone who's employed by you on 5 April 2020. You must provide them with this by 31 May 2020.
    For further information about producing P60s, please refer to the following article >
    If you prefer to send your employees paper…
  • Get ready for Payroll Year End 2020

    Join our payroll export Brian Windsor for a free live payroll year end webinar. He'll cover:

    • Getting prepared for payroll year end.
    • Processing your year end.
    • Getting ready for the 2020/21 tax year.

    He'll also be holding a payroll year end Q&A session…

  • Want to learn more about SSP?

    Join me for a free live statutory sick pay (SSP) demo and I'll show you how to:

    • Record sickness in your software.
    • Check your SSP values.
    • Adjust normal payments to accommodate SSP.
    • Troubleshoot common SSP issues.

    I'll also answer your questions on…

  • Win £200 Amazon vouchers

    *********This competition is now closed*********

    From all of the payroll year end 2020 competition entries, we're delighted to announce the winner chosen at random is Angela O'Brien! Congratulations Angela, and well done for being prepared for payroll…

  • Employment allowance changes: What you need to know

    From April 2020, HMRC are introducing new rules and processes for claiming employment allowance. 

    We'll keep you up to date with the latest information about the changes. Check our handy guide for further info.

    Read more >

  • EPS for companies with no payments all year

    I have a company on our payroll who haven't been paid any pay all year - we have just sent through EPS for each month no confirm no payments are due.

    In the past I have still been able to year end this company as had no pay last year either but they…

  • Pay Elements Report to calculate Payrolled Benefits Total for P11Db

    Hi,

    Throughout the 18/19 tax year we payrolled a number of benefits.

    My understanding is that we still need to calculate the total of these payrolled benefits to calculate the total employer class 1A liability due via the submission of the P11Db. (As…

  • PYE CIS deductions

    can I process year end before my month 12 EPS submission for CIS deductions

  • Email P60's

    I've just tried to e-mail my P60's out & when I clicked e-mail sage crashed, I have tried it a couple of times & the same happened, has anyone else had this problem?

  • Leavers in between payroll years

    Our next payroll is on 16th April, covering the period 17th March to 16th April.  I have two leavers, on 22/3 and 29/3, so they still have amounts to be paid relating to the current year, but they will leave before the new year.  When should I make them…

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  • A brand-new way to get in touch!

    You ask, we’ll answer…

    From 4 February and throughout payroll year end we’re offering a new way for you to get quick answers to your questions from our Sage experts without having to call us.

    We’re holding live drop-in Q&A sessions…

  • Win £200 Amazon vouchers - Competition now closed

    From all of the payroll year end 2019 competition entries, we're delighted to announce the winner chosen at random is Susan Ross! Congratulations Susan, and well done for being prepared for payroll year end. You have won £200 Amazon vouchers!…

  • Plan ahead for payroll year end 2019

    We're already working on your software update and support guides for payroll year end 2019.

    You can prepare too by checking the following details:

    Support with payroll year end

    As you make submissions to HMRC every time you pay your employees, payroll…

  • Payroll year end - opening hours and your common questions answered

    We know it can sometimes be difficult to reach us at this time of year. But rest assured we work hard each and every year making sure we not only answer as many calls as possible, but that we also get all your top questions published straight away for…