Pay As You Earn (PAYE)

The tax collected from the employee by the employer on the government’s behalf. The employer is responsible for sending the tax on to HMRC.

Related items: PAYE Scheme, Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs (HMRC), Tax Code

Jargon Explained

Payroll terms, abbreviations and acronyms can be baffling if you’re not used to working with them every day. This is a list of common terminology used in the world of nanny payroll, their definitions and links to more information where appropriate. Please note this list is not exhaustive and if there is anything you come across during your employment process that is not here please contact our offices for guidance.

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01.07.2014 | Change is good . . .

Welcome to the new Nannytax website! Over the last few months we have been busy giving the Nannytax brand a refresh, covering all aspects of our image and, in particular, our website. We still have all the great features of our previous website, such as the Agency Directory, Tax Calculators and Advisor Chat but you'll find they've been improved and we have new additional features to make our online resource more intuitive for our visitors. Whether you are a parent, a nanny or a nanny agency, Nannytax provides the information you need and the services you require.

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