Author Archives: Merit Software

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

Merit provides “great pieces of software I’ve been using for over 20 years”

With over 22 years of experience designing payroll software for recruitment agencies, umbrella companies and accountancy firms, we have built up some long-lasting business relationships. Chris Robinson, Chairman and Founder from QX Ltd, has been using our software for over … Read More

Merit Software’s partnership with The People’s Pension

In the latest in our series of video testimonials, we spoke with Rupert Farmelo, National Payroll Relationship Manager at The People’s Pension. At Accountex 2019, Rupert was kind enough to talk briefly about what The People’s Pension can offer employers, … Read More

Merit Software and FCSA announce business partnership

A business partnership has this week been announced by Merit Software and the Freelancer & Contractor Services Association (FCSA). The FCSA is the UK’s leading membership body dedicated to raising standards and promoting supply chain compliance for the temporary labour … Read More

Merit Software makes “auto enrolment really easy”

At Accountex 2019, we spoke to John Hale, a Senior Account Manager at NEST, who was happy to help us make a short film about how Merit helps make “auto enrolment really easy” in the payroll process. Here’s what John … Read More

Customers “always well looked after” with Merit Software

At Accountex 2019 we spoke to Ross Martin, the Regional Partnership Manager for Now Pensions, about his experience with Merit Software and how our customers are ‘always well looked after’. Here is what Ross said in full: “From Now Pensions’ … Read More