Pensions Regulator warns of fake exemption certificates for Auto Enrolment

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has issued a warning about fake exemption certificates of Auto Enrolment workplace pension duties. They have advised they are investigating a number of instances of employers being approached by companies offering to sell them¬† ‘Certificates of Auto Enrolment Exemption’ in relation to¬†workplace pension duties. These employers have been convinced to purchase documents which the scammers claim … Read More

Sage accounts crashing when exporting reports to Outlook

Many of our customers have contacted us over the last month regarding issues exporting reports to Outlook, using Office 365. When they were attempting to export a report (for example invoices) they were receiving messages such as ‘SBDDesktop.exe has stopped working’ or Sage was just closing when emailing reports and layouts. Check your version and email settings In Sage Accounts, … Read More

Switching from HMRC Tools to Sage 50 Payroll

Switching from HMRC Tools to Sage 50 Payroll which is leading to new tax codes being issued for employees.¬† This is a known issue and if you want to read further you can download our free guide to fix this error! The error is occurring because of inconsistent data in RTI Payroll ID field*.¬† This has led to employees receiving … Read More

Goodbye Sage 50 Accounts Perpetual Licences

As of the 1st¬†May 2017, Sage are no longer offering perpetual licences for the Sage 50 range of software. Customers wishing to upgrade, or purchase software as new, will be offered a¬†Subscription contract. If you have a Sage perpetual licence (in particular if you are on an older version with no SageCover), please read on and contact us to discuss … Read More