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Salary sacrifices

Posted in Business, Employee benefits, Pensions, Pensions World, Process, Rem & bens with tags , , , on February 27, 2007 by katephiz

Author of an article for Pensions World explaining some of the practicalities for organisations wanting to establish salary sacrifice arrangements for benefits.

“…implementation can be problematical in a group personal pension where tax relief is claimed by the life office…”

Salary sacrifice and payroll

Posted in Business, Consulting, Employee benefits, Flex bens, Process with tags , , on January 9, 2007 by katephiz

Comment in Employee Benefits magazine on the importance of getting the processes and systems right in payroll when setting up a flexible benefits scheme.  Excerpt from the full comment as follows:

… if it is broken in payroll, that will create real problems. One very big retailer’s payroll system, for example, just could not add any additional columns for the extra data.