General

What is salary sacrifice?
Salary sacrifice is when you give up the right to part of your pay in return for a non-cash benefit e.g. childcare vouchers.  The contract to receive ta...
Sat, 23 Jan, 2021 at 9:04 PM
What is Tax Free Childcare?
Tax Free Childcare is a government scheme for working parents with children under 12 (or 17 if disabled). The government will top up your online accoun...
Sat, 23 Jan, 2021 at 9:05 PM
What type of childcare may I pay for with childcare vouchers?
You may pay for any registered childcare with childcare vouchers. Check that your childcare provider is registered with the relevant body. Registered ch...
Sat, 23 Jan, 2021 at 9:07 PM
Will childcare vouchers affect my pension scheme?
The impact on the state pension scheme is likely to be negligible. Most other pension providers are happy to accept childcare vouchers as notional pay. Ask ...
Sat, 23 Jan, 2021 at 9:08 PM
Will childcare vouchers affect my statutory maternity or paternity pay? What are my options whilst on Maternity Leave?
You have 3 options in relation to your childcare vouchers whilst on maternity leave: Option 1 - You can withdraw from the childcare voucher scheme. If y...
Sat, 23 Jan, 2021 at 9:10 PM
Will childcare vouchers affect my Working Tax Credit or Child Tax Credit pay?
Taking childcare vouchers may influence Tax Credits. Because every family's situation is different, we can't comment on your individual circumst...
Sat, 23 Jan, 2021 at 9:11 PM
Will my overtime payments be affected?
Most employers are happy to accept childcare vouchers as pay when calculating overtime, so your payments should not be affected by taking childcare vouchers...
Sat, 23 Jan, 2021 at 9:11 PM