Author Archives: Merit Software

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

Exact Payroll would “recommend Merit to any potential new customers”

As one of the biggest industry shows of the year, we took the opportunity to attend the Recruitment Expo in Birmingham last week to discuss the latest topics with business partners and catch up with existing customers. One of these … 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

Merit Software shortlisted for Best Accounting or Payroll Software Award

Merit Software has been shortlisted for the Best Accounting or Payroll Software Awards at The Contracting Awards, it has been announced today. In the week that the company is celebrating its 22nd birthday, this shortlisting reinforces that we are continuing … Read More

Merit Software is 22 years old… but is that really true?

We reach our 22nd birthday this week, and that’s clearly a cause for celebration, but looking back over just how much the company has changed, is it really true to say we are 22 years old? Back in 1991 Datastart … Read More

Legislation changes: IR35 & Domestic Reverse Charge

We know that one of the biggest challenges of payroll is staying compliant with new legislation. That’s why our customers always get free legislative updates. With the rollout of new legislation, our payroll software will be updated to manage all … Read More

Merit Software first to release IR35 solution for private sector

In 2016 Merit Software was the first software company to develop an update to its payroll package for recruitment agencies, to allow effective management of the IR35 legislation for the public sector. The recent announcement of the extension of these … Read More