Monthly Archives: April 2018

Facts About the New Tax Year 2018/19

The new Tax Year for 2018/19 is starting and we’ve got some facts on the new changes that you need to know about. Employer Pension Contributions Under auto-enrolment legislation, minimum pension contributions are required to increase over time.  This happens on set dates.  Originally, auto-enrolment minimum contributions were due to rise in October 2017 and again in October 2018. These increases were pushed back by six months by the government and the increases will now happen on the 6 April 2018 to a total of 5% of qualifying earnings of which 2% must be paid by the employer and 6 […]