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The Pensions Regulator has released the latest quarterly bulletin covering compliance and non-compliance with auto enrolment. An increasing number of small and micro employers are reaching their Staging Date and many are leaving it very late to set up a workplace pension. During the period July to September 2016 The Pensions Regulator issued £3,728 Fixed Penalty Notices to employers failing to meet their automatic auto enrolment duties. A number of employers contested their fines …
There can't be many business owners who haven't heard about or seen the adverts on television about the workplace pension (Auto Enrolment) but how many think it doesn't apply to them? Auto Enrolment duties do not apply when a company or individual meet the following criteria:…
Anybody who attended the Swindon Expo at the Steam Museum in June may have come across our stand with our new banner asking "Are you burying your head in the sand about Auto Enrolment?". Visitors were keen to play our "bury your head in the sand" game with the winner being offered a choice of prizes which included having their auto enrollment scheme set up for them. Most employers will know by now that setting up a pension scheme for your employees is a necessity. …
Pension auto enrolment remains a hot topic with more than one million businesses still to reach their staging date by the end of March 2018. A large proportion of these businesses will reach their Staging Date in the first quarter of 2017 which could prove to be a bottleneck with the pension providers if you leave it until the last minute. …
Several of the employers we work with reached their Staging Date between January and March enabling us to finally complete the set up process which we started for them many months ago. But while implementation is complete there is still ongoing assessment, compliance and record keeping to be done every month.…
I was very privileged last week to be invited by John Glen MP to attend the Department for Work and Pensions Select Committee to provide an insight into how auto enrolment is affecting small businesses. The DWP Select Committee launched an inquiry into pensions auto enrolment in December 2015 and since then a variety of individuals and organisations have provided written or given oral evidence.…
All businesses who employ staff will be aware from the adverts on television, the articles in the press, editorials online and the information letters they will have received from The Pension Regulator that they cannot ignore Pension Auto Enrolment. So what are the 5 most important things you need to do before it is too late?…
For the last two weeks Karen, our Auto Enrolment Administrator, has been busy setting up workplace pension schemes with The People's Pension. This has been the most popular pension scheme with our client employers and several of them decided to have it set up before the new charges came into place today. Since the announcement was made Karen has set up 12 schemes for …
We have been talking to our employer clients about pension auto-enrolment for some time now and presenting them with fact sheets about the three schemes which would not cost them anything to set up. NEST, NOW Pensions and The People's Pension were all schemes that would take small employers with less than 50 employees. …
Auto enrolment affects all employers. Every employer has been allocated a Staging Date by which time they must have a pension scheme in place. Even if you think your employees will not want to be part of a pension scheme you still have to put one in place. All eligible employees must be enrolled into the pension scheme at your Staging Date and after that they can choose to opt out but you must not encourage them to opt out. …
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