Contracting industry campaign to promote umbrella complianceA new site - 'All Umbrella Companies Are Equal' - is urging providers within the industry to sign a 'straight talking charter', to provide a level playing field among umbrella schemes, … [more]
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37% of contractors have faced HMRC finesA new survey of 2,000 contractors shows that over one third have received an HMRC penalty or fine. The poll, carried out by umbrella company provider, Paraplus, suggests that the main reason why contractors … [more]
Latest IR35 Forum minutes releasedThe IR35 Forum, set up soon after the Coalition came to power, to oversee the overhaul of the way IR35 is administered, has published minutes from its latest meeting, which took place on 29th April 2013. The … [more]