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Easily manage small business payroll with market-leading software

Sage takes the headache out of getting your payroll right. Stay focused on what matters with easy-to-install, easy-to-use payroll software designed for small businesses. 

Payroll solutions for small business

Your business is taking off, and it’s time to increase headcount. While it’s a huge milestone, we get that it can be daunting too. Paying your team on time, accurately, and getting taxes, pensions and your HMRC submissions running smoothly doesn’t have to be hard. 

If you’re looking at how to set up payroll for small business, you might like to know Sage payroll software is trusted by more than 50% of UK private sector businesses. Whether or not you’ve run payroll before, we’re here to make it straightforward.  

 

Make self-employed payroll services a breeze with Sage software

Our software makes managing small company payroll services quick and compliant. Sick leave, bonuses, expenses, holiday pay, maternity leave, student loans, National Insurance – it’s all calculated automatically. And you can relax as we always update our payroll software with the latest compliance rules. 

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Payments and deductions

Tax, statutory pay and National Insurance are all calculated with a few clicks.
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Real Time Information (RTI)

Submit your tax and NI data directly with HMRC-approved software.

Workplace Pensions

Automatically assess who’s entitled and send data to your workplace pension provider.
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Payslips, P60s and reporting

Print and email whatever you need, using a choice of neat templates and report formats. 

Simple and intuitive to use

You don’t need special training or dedicated staff to run payroll with confidence.
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24/7 support

You’re never alone with our award-winning UK team of experts always available online and by phone.

Benefits of payroll software for small business

Sage Payroll software is reliable, accurate and secure. Cut the time you spend on administration with the ideal solution for your business today and in future. 

Compliance built in

There’s no need for specialist tax advice, tracking changes in rules and legislation, or manual interventions. We use the latest regulations as standard. 

Flexible access

Our cloud-based software means you can manage payroll from anywhere at anytime using a Mac, PC, mobile or iPad. Plus, your employees can see their payslips and submit timesheets online too.

User-friendly

Quick to set up and intuitive to use, you can run your payroll with confidence. Our payroll systems for small business let you stay focused on building your future. 

 

Sage offers affordable payroll services for small business

The cost of payroll services for small business is surprisingly affordable. Sage offers subscriptions based on how many employees you have, with prices starting at just £3.60 (+VAT) per month.  

Scaling-up your payroll is quick as you can add more employees and enjoy the same safe, reliable and convenient features.

 

Payroll software designed specifically for small businesses

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Sage 50cloud Payroll
From £26 + VAT per month*
£19.50 + VAT per month*
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A cloud-connected solution with intuitive tools and insights at your fingertips. Get more from your payroll than simply paying your people. For businesses of any size.

  • Pay employees accurately, on time, every time
  • HRMC compliant and up to date with legislation such as RTI & auto enrolment
  • Unlimited access to Employee Online Services Portal, including Online Payslips and P60s. Option to add Online Timesheets
  • Powerful reporting at your fingertips
  • Market leading support
  • Multi-user, multi company available
*Buy now to save 25% for the first 6 months, then RRP + VAT per month. Customers paying annually will receive 25% discount for 6 months followed by RRP + VAT for the remaining 6 months. Terms and conditions apply. Offer only available to new customers.
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Sage Business Cloud Payroll
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HMRC recognised cloud software for small businesses. Designed to help you manage 1-25 employees and stay up to date with legislation.

  • Simple online payroll software for micro and small businesses
  • Access your payroll anytime, anywhere, from a PC, Mac, or mobile device
  • Stay up to date with payroll legislation including workplace pensions and RTI
  • Straightforward steps to prepare your business for automatic enrolment
  • Manage payroll for up to 25 employees and only pay for what you need
*Buy now to save 40% for the first 3 months, then £6 / £11 / £16 / £26 (tier dependent) + VAT per month.

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