This course is designed to equip delegates with the knowledge and skills to understand the wider implications of the changes to Scottish income tax in payroll administration.

Please note: Materials for this course will be made available via an online platform, however a selection of this materials will need to be printed off and brought with you on the day. Login details for the online platform will be sent to you 10 days before the course start date. If you have any problems or questions, please email admin@cipp.org.uk.

Who is the course aimed at?

In April 2018 following devolution, Scotland applied its own tax thresholds. Our new payroll for Scottish employees course will update payroll staff on the changes.

If you are a new member of the payroll staff, you may benefit from completing our:

Looking to develop your knowledge further? You may benefit from the following courses:

What will I learn?

The course will prepare payroll professionals for the changes to Scottish income tax introduced in April 2018.

This half day course will focus on the underpinning knowledge and contextualise the changes using case studies and working examples.

Course content

Contextualising the changes using case studies and working examples, this half-day course will focus on the following:

  • The new tax thresholds
  • Applying NICs
  • Scottish arrestment orders
  • Childcare vouchers
  • PAYE settlement agreements (PSA)
  • Pensions (relief at source tax arrangements)
  • Apprenticeship levy

Course aims

To equip delegates with the knowledge and skills to understand the wider implications of the changes to Scottish income tax in payroll administration.