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Important Payroll information

This web page is designed to help you load the new version and make you aware of new features included in Checkbook 5.117.


Instructions for installing Checkbook version 5.117

1. Complete all Payroll calculations first

  • Complete all of your Payroll calculations for tax year 2019-20

2. Perform the year end procedure

  • Print P60s and close off the 2019-20 year

3. View the step by step guides


4. Download Checkbook Version 5.117


Checkbook Version 5.117 - What's changed?

  • Changes to NIC bandwidths
  • Student Loan annual thresholds have been increased to £19,390 for Plan Type 1 and £26,575 for Plan Type 2
  • Introduction of Statutory Parental Bereavement Pay (SPBP)
  • Employment Allowance (EA) Reform
  • Class 1A NICS - Termination Payments over £30,000 are now subject to Class 1A NIC
  • Off-Payroll Working Rule (IR35) - no longer required for 2020-2021