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Payroll Advanced

Start Date
Noel Agius
4 Evenings 3 hour sessions
Course Level
No Specific requirements
Certificate of Attendance

Trainer Bio

Noel Agius is a Tax Practitioner who currently works at the Office of the Commissioner for Revenue and forms part of the e-Business Unit within the Operations Directorate.  His main duties presently revolve around project management, public relations, and software testing.

Noel has over 20 years of work experience in various government departments that preside over employment regulations.  He was actively involved in data processing and the support and development of the Final Settlement System.  He also participated in international tax seminars and workshops. 

In the private sector, Noel was employed by one of the leading global audit firms and was also the payroll administrator of various companies.

A fellow member of the Malta Institute of Taxation, Noel lectures extensively on taxation and employment matters.

Who is it for?

The course is valuable for those who are employed in a human resource/payroll environment who wish to enhance their accountancy/payroll skills or those wishing to enter this employment sector. Some prior experience in payroll is desirable, but not essential.

What is it about?

The modules will provide you with many of the tools and skills you need to become more at ease and proficient in a payroll context.

What will I get out of it?

  • Further competencies with working in a payroll environment
  • The skills to enable you to become more productive and more valuable to your employers

 Course Modules

Module 1, Taxation and Insurability

a)     The Tax at-source charging system

b)    The Tax Status

c)     Tax treatment on Primary and Secondary employment and overtime

d)    The Final Settlement System

e)     The Social Security Classes and Categories

f)     Insurability of directors of limited liability companies and partners in commercial partnerships

g)    Insurability of Seafarers

h)    Determine insurability exemptions

i)      The Maternity Fund contributions 

j)      The mechanism of VOPS

k)    Residence, Ordinary residence, and Domicile

l)      Basis of Taxation

m)   Special Tax Regimes

n)    Fringe benefits Rules


 Module 2 - Online Tools

 a)     Payroll Software Interface

 b)    Electronic Identity

 c)     2-Factor Verification

 d)    Government portals

 e)     Electronic Filing


Please register here as per normal procedure; we will take care of the rest.

Classes are limited to a maximum of 8 participants.


Please send us your queries to: information@peoplelearning.edu.mt 


Course Funding:

eu funds jobsplus

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