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Auto-enrolment: What Is It and What Do I Have to Do?

Auto-enrolment: What Is It and What Do I Have to Do?

What is auto-enrolment? Automatic (or auto) enrolment is part of The Workplace Pension Reform, and requires every business owner in the UK to automatically enrol their workers into a workplace pension scheme provided: The worker earns more than £10,000 in a tax year The worker is between 22 and state pension age NB: A worker is defined as: “An individual who has entered into, or works under a control of employment, or any other contract by which the individual undertakes to do work or perform services personally from another party to the contract.” As of January 1 2016, small businesses with 30 employees or less must start the auto-enrolment process and comply with regulations by their staging date (explained below) between now and April 1, 2017. What do I have to do to comply? 1. Figure o... »