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22 July 2020 - Payroll Management

Payroll Audit: A Step-by-Step Guide

How to conduct a Payroll Audit Why do I need a Payroll Audit? Whether you are trying to ensure your payroll processes are accurate and compliant, or your organisation is preparing for an inspection from a regulatory body such as Revenue or the Workplace Relations Commission,…

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22 July 2020 - Payroll Management

The Truth about Payroll Audits

The Importance of Payroll Audits Payroll processing is a vitally important function within any organisation.  With wages typically accounting for half of all business expenditures, errors in the calculation of salaries, deductions, benefits, and allowances could result in over-payments which cumulatively over time may threaten the…

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Challenging Times for Payroll Processors Ahead

With lockdown restrictions easing across Ireland and COVID-19 recovery running ahead of schedule, businesses and payroll processors are optimistic that a return to “normal” is now within sight. Although a safe return to the ‘new normal’ is welcomed by payroll companies and businesses in general, it…

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02 October 2019 - News, Payroll Tips & Insights

Small Benefit Exemption – Gifts

Employers can provide employees with a small benefit exemption to a maximum value of €500 once in any tax year. With Christmas approaching, and usually a popular time for giving bonuses, it’s worth ensuring you are up to date on the rules governing this area. The…

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10 September 2019 - Blog, News

New changes to parental leave

New Changes As of September 1st 2019, the Parental Leave Act has introduced some new changes: An extension to the number of week’s parents can take. Previously, parents could take 18 weeks parental leave under the Parental Leave (Amendment) Act 2019. As of September 1ST 2019, this has…

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07 August 2019 - Blog, Tip of the Month

Relocating to Ireland for Employment

Every individual living, or relocating to Ireland, and in employment needs to have a Personal Public Service (PPS) Number, a unique reference number used to access social welfare benefits, public services, and information in Ireland. State agencies such as the DEASP, Revenue Commissioners and Health Service…

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18 June 2019 - Blog, Payroll Tips & Insights

Annual Leave for Part-Time Workers

Whether you work full time or part time you are entitled to annual leave or holidays. Your entitlement should be in your contract of employment and in line with legislation. Calculating Annual Leave Your annual leave entitlement can be calculated using one of these 3 options:…

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31 May 2019 - Blog, Payroll News

GDPR one year Anniversary

One year on what has been the impact? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on May 25th, 2018.  These new rules had significant implications for businesses and payroll personnel. GDPR continues to be an ongoing battle for some businesses with the biggest challenges…

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28 May 2019 - Blog, News

Paycheck Plus boasts Global Winning Team

Success at the Global Payroll Awards 2019 Celebrations all round as our C.O.O, Brona Grogan scoops the win for “Global Payroll Manager of the Year 2019” and Niall Clarke brings home “Highly Commended Global Payroll Specialist of the Year 2019”. Having won “In-Country Payroll Provider of…

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