Direct Payments

Do you use direct payments to pay for the care and support you need or are you considering this option? Controlling your own money and having the freedom to choose how it is spent can be rewarding but it can also bring worry and stress.

Having made the decision to go with direct payments, you now find yourself facing new challenges. Employing someone in your home comes with a set of responsibilities which, as an employer, you are legally bound to meet. AK takes away those worries, leaving you free to concentrate on the things that matter.

We're a small, friendly business who takes pride in our personal touch. We'll come and meet you in person - complete all the necessary paperwork together and ensure that you're comfortable with the next steps – and, of course, it's always nice to put a face to a name! On your behalf we can:-

• Set you up as an employer.

• Set up your company bank account.

• Calculate and process employees' pay, which are paid direct into their bank accounts.

• Provide you with payslips and timesheets, enclosing a pre-paid envelope for its return.

• Issue your employee's with Contracts of Employments setting out agreed terms.

• Pay your tax and NI contributions when due to HMRC.

• Act as your agent for HMRC purposes.

    - Pay your tax and NI contributions when due.
    - Complete Year End processing and on-line submissions.
    - Handling all correspondence on behalf of you and your employees.

All you have to do is send us your completed timesheets and we'll do the rest. Timesheets can be sent by post, email or fax. If you don't like using computers then you can opt for our simple postage system. We work on the premise that it has to simple; the work quite rightly falling on us, not you.

For those preferring to buy in their services we offer a full budget Fund Management service. We'll take care of all the paperwork, ensuring the correct authorisation, processing and payment of your invoices. We'll send you quarterly statements, listing payments made and what funds are still available. With AK you have the confidence that the budget is being properly managed, leaving you to focus on the things that matter.

So tAKe the next step to a simpler life, and give AK Payroll Services a call today. We'd love to hear from you.

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