Reverse VAT Reminder

With businesses across the industry facing significant cashflow pressures due to rising inflation, Reverse VAT may be exacerbating the situation for contractors that generally work for other contractors. Under Reverse VAT, they no longer receive VAT on the services they supply but must still pay VAT to suppliers of plant and materials, which means they […]

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COVIDā€19 Rules Strengthened

The Government has introduced a number of temporary COVIDā€19 measures from 30 November in response to the emergence of the Omicron variant in the UK: Close contacts of suspected Omicron cases will be contacted by NHS Test and Trace and legally required to selfā€isolate for 10 days, regardless of their vaccination status or age Face […]

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Recruiting and Retaining the Next Generation

To drive the economic recovery postā€COVIDā€19, the industry will need to overcome its longstanding skills gaps. Whilst Build UK continue to discuss the new Pointsā€Based Immigration System with the Home Office, employers should look at what they can do to recruit the next generation of UK workers as well as retain the existing workforce. One […]

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