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The importance of taking a closer look at payslips and RTI

Recruiter Magazine - February 2018

The importance of taking a closer look at payslips and RTI

The best line of defence for agencies in remaining on the right side of the law in this increasingly complex legislative environment is to fully understand how their partners are processing pay to their contractors.

 

Dealing with the thorny issue of payroll compliance and supplier incentives

Recruitment International - September 2017

Dealing with the thorny issue of payroll compliance and supplier incentives

Matthew Huddleston, managing director of FPS Group, explains how new compliance legislation will affect the recruitment industry and reveals what to do to ensure you're up-to-date...

 

Change to payroll for Public Sector Workers - the impact so far

Recruiter Magazine - May 2017

Change to payroll for Public Sector Workers - the impact so far

Around summer 2016, I made a comment in one of our board meetings which I soon came to regret. The umbrella industry had just suffered major upheaval with the removal of Travel & Subsistence relief for home to work travel...

 

Autumn Statement - Chancellor press-gangs recruitment bosses into service as HMRC's new compliance resource

Recruiter Magazine - January 2017

Autumn Statement - Chancellor press-gangs recruitment bosses into service as HMRC's new compliance resource

With his opening remarks congratulating the Government on the high levels of employment prevailing within the country, the UK...

 

Is your umbrella fit for the storm?

Recruitment International - October 2016

Is your umbrella fit for the storm?

As we rounded off the sales results at FPS Group for August (already a record-breaker for us) we received an unanticipated boost to sales for the month. Several calls came in from agencies seeking urgent payroll provision since their current umbrella provider had apparently gone into administration... 

 

BrExhaustion?

Recruiter Magazine - August 2016

BrExhaustion?

The constant flow of Brexit doom and gloom is tiring, but there is reason to be optimistic. Matt Huddleston, Managing Director of FPS Group, explores the parallels between the nations post Brexit upheaval and the current state of the recruitment sector. The nightly news continues to be filled with reports of...

 

Are umbrella providers offering value for contractors?

Recruitment International - July 2016

Are umbrella providers offering value for contractors?

In the run up to April 2016, monumental changes to the umbrella company proposition were widely reported. Post-April, agencies across the UK may well conclude that the effects of the changes have been limited so far. Many would be right to some extent and this is...

 

Extinction for umbrella?

Recruitment International - March 2016

Extinction for umbrella?

Critical changes to the taxation of temporary workers come into effect from 6th April 2016. All agencies will need to review their payment arrangements and consider the impact of the removal of Travel and Subsistence (T&S) relief on the take home pay of their temps...

 

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