Author Archives: Merit Software

A recap of a memorable year-end period

It’s certainly been a year-end to remember. In response to the COVID-19 global pandemic, not only has the entire company moved to working remotely, but last minute legislative changes by the government meant that a lot of extra development was … Read More

COVID-19 Contingency Plan

Following the recent Coronavirus updates from the Government,  yesterday we sent the following update to all of our customers. In case you missed it, here is the update in full: Being a key supplier to the industry with thousands of … Read More

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2020

Today is International Women’s Day and we’re marking the occasion by celebrating the great work of all the women who help to ensure that our company grows from strength to strength. International Women’s Day  is a global day celebrating the … Read More

A busy Recruitment Expo bodes well for industry’s future

It was a busy two days at the Olympia in London during the Recruitment Agency Expo last week (Feb 4-5), with hundreds of people stopping by our stand to chat about what we can offer as their software partner. With … Read More

Budget and IR35 review announced

Two important details were announced by the Government yesterday (January 7th): A date for the first Budget since the election, and details about the long-promised review into off-payroll rules (IR35). Chancellor Sajid Javid has said that the Budget will take … Read More

Merit Software shortlisted for Payroll and HR Software Product Award

We are delighted to announce today that Merit Software has been shortlisted for the ‘Payroll and HR Software Product Award’ at the Rewards Strategy Awards. This prestigious award nomination further highlights the high quality products and services we provide to … Read More

Domestic Reverse Charge delayed to October 2020

The UK Government has announced that the Domestic Reverse Charge for the construction industry has been delayed a year until October 1st, 2020. A policy update on gov.uk said: “Industry representatives have raised concerns that some businesses in the construction … Read More

Merit Software supporting National Payroll Week 2019

This week marks National Payroll Week in the UK, but here at Merit Software we celebrate payroll teams every day of the year. As providers of payroll software for temporary recruitment agencies and umbrella companies, we work with the people … Read More

We take the headaches out of healthcare payroll

Healthcare payroll can often be regarded as complex, as paying temporary nurses, doctors and allied healthcare workers with varying shifts and job roles can take a lot of time. If multiple sites and frameworks are not supported correctly it can … Read More

Do you need the Domestic Reverse Charge update?

With the Domestic Reverse Charge for building and construction services coming into force in October 2019, we have been working on a module to cater for this. It is expected that the Domestic Reverse Charge will only affect a small … Read More