Month: April 2018

WATCH OUT FOR GDPR

Whilst there has been a steady stream of bureaucratic work loaded onto businesses over recent years there has been nothing as onerous as the General Data Protection Regulations, which will imminently be in force by 25th May 2018. This article concerns payrolls, and the effect GDPR will have on the existing system. In case anyone […]

THE MSP TEAM IS UP AND RUNNING

On Sunday the 13th May staff from MSP and Share Registrars are joining forces and will be tackling the inaugural British Airways Gatwick Run in support of the charity Heads Together. Where are we running? The race starts in Southgate Park and the route takes us through the beautiful West Sussex and Surrey countryside around Gatwick Airport. Who […]

RISING RATES- NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE INCREASES

From the 1st April 2018 new rates have been applied for the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) (aged 25 and over)  and employers must ensure that they have implemented them accordingly. The rates are as follows: If you are failing to comply with the new NMW/NLW obligations you are at risk […]

AGM NOTICE PERIODS – HOW LONG IS 21 DAYS?

AGM season is on us and, yet again, the notice period is the subject of many debates. The issue is that the ambiguous language of the Companies Act 2006 makes computing notice periods for annual general meetings problematic. The objective here is to clarify and provide a standard for the date of the notice. The […]