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How will the new Apprenticeship Levy affect recruitment agencies?

Published on Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Written by Andrew Trodden

The Apprenticeship Levy officially came into effect on the 6 April 2017. Whilst the levy itself is only 0.5% of a company’s total salary expenditure, this could potentially cost recruitment agencies thousands of pounds. Our latest blog summarises the levy and how it might impact your recruitment agency. Read more...

Chancellor Hammond backtracks on his plan to increase National Insurance

Published on Thursday, March 16, 2017

Written by Alex Cadman

The Spring Budget was announced last Wednesday, 8th March. It sparked plenty of backlash around measures to increase tax revenue from the self-employed, particularly the Chancellor's plan to increase to Class 4 National Insurance Contributions (NICs), which has now been cancelled. Read more...

Budget 2017 Key Announcements

Published on Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Written by Alex Cadman

It appears that Chancellor Philip Hammond has set his sights on the self-employed as he aims to extinguish “tax-motivated incorporation”, announced in Budget 2017 today, 8th March. Read more...