FCSA Reveals Key Industry Self-Employment Statistics

The FSCA, the leading trade association for professional employment services (umbrella, accountancy, payroll), have revealed the latest ONS statistics and their analysis of them, with some interesting self-employment statistics in certain industries. In the year to September 2016, the number…

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How Will IR35 Changes in the Public Sector Affect Recruitment Agencies?

Last month, the Autumn Statement confirmed that the proposed intermediaries legislation (IR35) reforms in the public sector will be going ahead, and this month the draft legislation for the Finance Bill 2017 revealed more detail about these changes. We give…

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FCSA Provide Today’s ONS Labour Market Statistics

The FSCA, the leading trade association for professional employment services (umbrella, accountancy, payroll), have provided ICS with today’s ONS labour market statistics: The UK employment rate (the proportion of people aged 16-64 who were in work) was 74.4% in August-Oct…

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ICS Responds to the Autumn Statement

Yesterday the new Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, gave his Autumn Statement. There were be a number of changes announced that will affect our industry. ICS Head of Compliance, Martin Hall, discusses these changes; “The Government confirmed in the…

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