Wipe Your Tears Christmas Appeal

  Wipe Your Tears is our chosen charity and we like to do as much as we can for them. This year saw the team tackle the Rough Runner and raise an amazing £3,055 for the charity. Alongside our fundraiser, a few years ago we also decided to use our Christmas card money elsewhere and […]


April Update – What You Need To Know

The Spring 2017 Budget was announced earlier this month and there are some things which, as employers and business owners, you should know.   Firstly, the National Minimum and National Living Wages will increase as of 1st April 2017. Year 25 and over 21 to 24 18 to 20 Under 18 Apprentice October 2016 (current […]


Gender Pay Gap Reporting

The term “Gender Pay Gap Reporting” has been a topic of discussion throughout 2016 and, although it currently only applies to organisations with 250 or more employees, it wouldn’t be right to discount it as something that doesn’t matter, yet. Several of our clients are approaching larger numbers of employees and, even for those who […]


National Living Wage 2017 – get one step ahead of the rest

At the beginning of October we released the new National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage rates which you can read about here   Alongside the new rates, it was revealed that the Government have scrapped future autumn reviews and will now review all National Minimum Wage rates in April, alongside the National Living Wage, […]


National Minimum Wage Increase for October & Employment Law Update

  The 1st October 2016 brings the last autumn increase for the National Minimum Wage with new rates displayed in the table below. This increase does not affect the National Living Wage and, from 2017, both the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage will both increase each April and the October increases will cease. […]


Laura and Faatimah Celebrate 10 Years at summ.it!

This month saw the 10 year summ.it anniversaries of two of our team. Both Laura Brogden of the Accounts division and Faatimah Kuderbux of the Mauritius team have been part of the summ.it family for a full decade!   We spoke to both Laura and Faatimah about their time with summ.it.   Congratulations on your […]