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You will find articles on all the latest regulatory developments, industry-related updates, financial & payroll related news and much much more...

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18Jan
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Temporary visa scheme needed for London sites

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan is calling on Government to create a temporary visa scheme for construction workers to ease skills shortages in the capit...

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11Jan
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Supply shortages ease

The latest monthly survey of construction purchasing managers suggests growth is slowing but the good news is that this also means shortages and delay...

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17Dec
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Crackdown starts on pandemic self employment fraud

The Government is to spend £510m on a major crackdown on benefit and self-employment fraud. The cash will be used to raise capacity to dete...

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07Dec
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Construction output shows fastest rise in four months

The bellwether IHS Markit/CIPS UK Construction PMI Total Activity Index hit 55.5 in November – up from 54.6 in October. The...

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25Nov
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How IR35 is working six months on

It has been more than six months since IR35 reform was introduced in the private sector on 6 April 6 2021 – probably the most significant momen...

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02Nov
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Budget 2021: what can the self-employed expect?

Experts explore some of the measures the Chancellor may announce in the upcoming Budget Rishi Sunak is set to announce numerous fiscal changes at the ...

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26Oct
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Builders trade body wants to “deconstruct” CITB

The National Federation of Builders is calling for a fundamental restructuring of the CITB including an end to its levy raising powers. The trade...

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26Oct
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Subcontractors hit out at HMRC over slow VAT repayments

Specialist contractors have hit out at HMRC over the time it takes to reclaim VAT payments following a controversial change in the tax regime earlie...

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12Aug
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Timber shortage due to 'unprecedented' post-lockdown demand

The price of timber has risen sharply with builders struggling to get supplies, as post-lockdown construction and DIY projects create huge demand. ...

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03Aug
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UK construction faces ‘perfect storm’ as supply shortages loom

UK construction is facing a “perfect storm” of growing skills and materials shortages as demand for building reaches record levels driven ...

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19Jul
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Demand for construction workers close to 20 year high

The staff shortage in construction is continuing to bite, with 33,000 job vacancies for the period of April to June according to the latest figures fr...

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22Jun
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2021 building materials shortage: What is the price of building materials?

Covid-19, Brexit and booming demand are combining to drive up prices for the essential materials the UK’s construction sector desperately needs....

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