News & Insights

Our news & insights page includes updates on policy and legislation, thought leadership and commentary on the latest industry issues from our chief executive, practical advice and employment law updates, as well at the latest news from within the association.

1 Dec 2020

FCSA welcomes HMRC’s report on the use of marketed tax avoidance schemes in the UK

HMRC issues report to increase awareness of contrived schemes that are sold to one or more individuals and employers for a fee to reduce their tax liabilities.

Read more

16 Nov 2020

FCSA receives official confirmation that technical change to the off-payroll working rules will be included in Finance Bill 2021

FCSA receives official confirmation that technical change to the off-payroll working rules will be included in Finance Bill 2021.

Read more

13 Nov 2020

FCSA launches webinar series to support agencies and end hirers with IR35 compliance

FCSA launches webinar series to help recruitment agencies and employers to navigate the complex IR35 reforms and to get their business ready for April 2021.

Read more

12 Nov 2020

FCSA Webinar: IR35, off-payroll, and the recruitment supply chain

An easy-to-understand explanation of the IR35 reforms, how it will affect the recruitment supply chain, and what the changes will mean for employers.

Read more

10 Nov 2020

SD Payroll Services is the latest firm to achieve FCSA Accreditation

FCSA is delighted to announce that SD Payroll Services has achieved FCSA Accreditation for its umbrella employment services. To become an Accredited Member, applicants must undergo an independent and rigorous...

Read more

9 Nov 2020

A roadmap to IR35 reforms – your six-month action plan

FCSA provides employment agencies with advice on what they need to action in order to be ready for IR35 reforms in the private sector.

Read more

9 Nov 2020

FCSA Guide to IR35 for Agencies & End Hirers

Download this guide for agencies and employers of Ltd company contractors to help you make sense of these complex rules and what it means for your business.

Read more

9 Nov 2020

What is IR35?

IR35 is tax legislation that aims to stop individuals from avoiding tax by supplying their services to the client through an intermediary, such as a limited company (Personal Service Company...

Read more

8 Nov 2020

IR35: what’s changing in the private sector?

When IR35 first came into force in 2000, each contractor was responsible for assessing their own IR35 status. Therefore, the contractor’s limited company or employment agency was responsible for paying...

Read more

7 Nov 2020

Inside IR35 and Outside IR35 – what do they mean?

Inside IR35 Meaning To be ‘inside’ IR35 means that you are considered, for tax purposes, an employee of your end hirer and therefore subject to PAYE. Outside IR35 Meaning To...

Read more

6 Nov 2020

IR35 reforms in the private sector – who is liable?

The new rules come with significant compliance and tax risks for both agencies and end hirers. The agency is the first port of call for HMRC should a successful challenge...

Read more

Stay Updated

Subscribe to our newsletter and get the latest temporary workforce industry news, compliance updates and event information straight to your inbox.


See our privacy policy to understand how we process your personal details to send you marketing emails.

Follow us

This website uses Cookies to improve your browsing experience and to help with our marketing. You can read more about removing Cookies here: View Cookies Policy

I'm fine with this