Written by JMW Solicitors LLP Background: The Worker Protection (Amendment of Equality Act 2010) Bill previously proposed new obligations on employers to prevent sexual
Written by Brabners LLP The recent Employment Tribunal case of Mrs M Lynskey v Direct Line Insurance  highlights the difficulties an employer can face
Freelancer and Contractor Services Association (FCSA) welcomes i4 Pay Partners as a newly accredited member. i4 Pay is an umbrella company that was acquired
Amaze Umbrella Ltd is no longer FCSA Accredited
We are pleased to announce that Your Sprightly, a top provider of Umbrella services for contractors and freelancers, has achieved FCSA Accreditation. This accreditation is
Written by Brabners LLP Background On 10 May 2023, the Department for Business and Trade (DBT) published a policy paper, ‘Smarter regulation to grow the
Written by JMW Solicitors LLP On 6th June 2023 the Government announced its intention to publish a consultation on policy options aimed at regulating umbrella
FCSA has received the final determination of the FCSA’s Independent Arbitration Panel (IAP), regarding the membership status of Orange Genie
Brabners discuss the new offence of failure to prevent fraud which has been tabled by the Home Office.
Written by Dan Stowers, Partner and Head of Business Crime and Compliance, Brabners LLP On 11 April 2023 a new offence of ‘failing to
Written by Brabners LLP In the recent case of Red White and Green Limited v The Commissioners for HMRC , the Upper Tribunal concluded that
Bishopsgate Employment Services Limited has been revealed as the latest company to be accepted into the Freelancer & Contractor Services Association (FCSA), providing umbrella PAYE
Freelancer and Contractor Services Association (FCSA) has now finalised its investigation into allegations that Liquid Friday had made deductions for “business overheads” from its
Rebus Consulting Services Ltd has been revealed as the latest company to be accepted into the Freelancer & Contractor Services Association (FCSA). Rebus provide PAYE
Following the receipt of the Independent Arbitration Panel’s decision regarding Orange Genie’s appeal against termination of their membership by FCSA, we today confirm that Orange
We issued a termination notice to the member for the breach and have now heard their appeal. It is FCSA policy to name the
Stonebridge Payment Solutions Ltd has been revealed as the latest company to be accepted into the Freelancer & Contractor Services Association (FCSA). Stonebridge provide a
The Freelancer & Contractor Services Association (FCSA) has revealed Clever Accounts as its newest member, after the Leeds-based accountants passed FCSA accreditation for compliant Limited
Following the various news items and social media posts about recent updates to the FCSA Codes, many of which mischaracterise events or draw incorrect conclusions,
It is for that reason that we have stringent conditions that must be met by businesses aspiring towards FCSA membership and require all of our accredited members to adhere to our Codes of Compliance.
Employment & payroll specialist, Ship Shape Resources, has been revealed as the latest company to be accepted into the Freelancer & Contractor Services Association (FCSA).
The Freelancer & Contractor Services Association (FCSA) has revealed Riddingtons Payroll as its newest member, after the Kent-based accountants passed FCSA accreditation for compliant umbrella
Expert Services for Recruitment Agencies & Contractors. JMK Group UK provide Umbrella, CIS, Limited Company/PSC, Outsourced Payroll & Funding/Invoice finance for growing recruiters.
PARTNERSHIP BOLSTERS CYBER SECURITY PROTECTION FOR FCSA MEMBERS The Freelance & Contractor Services Association is delighted to announce details of its new strategic partnership with
FCSA are delighted to announce that Swift Employment have been accredited and have achieved FCSA Membership for their umbrella employment services.
FCSA today announce that MainPay have achieved membership accreditation for their umbrella employment services.
We are delighted to announce that New Red Planet have achieved FCSA Accreditation for their Umbrella Employment services. Based in the North West of
Omnia Outsourcing have achieved FCSA accreditation for their Umbrella Employment and CIS/Self-Employed Contractor Provider services.
The FCSA is delighted to announce that Quest Pay Solutions have achieved Accreditation for their Umbrella Employment and CIS/Self-Employed Contractor Provider services.
In August 2021, the FCSA launched a new suite of Accredited Member logos to provide supply chain partners and contractors greater clarity on services accredited.
The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has called for the Government to ban the use of umbrella companies to employ agency workers, The Guardian has reported
Revised Codes for member firms provide added assurance for agencies, end hirers, and contractors. Watch the video to find out more.
Last week, FCSA Chief Executive, Phil Pluck and Board Chair, Chris James met with BEIS officials to emphasise the FCSA’s disappointment that there was no
FCSA welcomes Granite BPO Ltd having successfully passed the rigorous assessment process to demonstrate the highest standards of compliance for umbrella employment.
We are pleased to announce that Oasis Umbrella and Oasis Accountants have achieveed FCSA Accreditation for their umbrella employment and contractor accountancy services.
Employment Bill missing from Queen’s Speech raising sector-wide concerns about the government’s commitment to enforcing much-needed legislation in the sector.
“Joining the FCSA identifies our company as having proven that we operate at the very highest level of compliance and service,” says CWC Accounting Solutions Director on becoming the latest accredited member firm.
On becoming FCSA Accredited for umbrella employment services, Lucy Smith, director at Clarity Umbrella said: “Clarity is what our business is all about and becoming an FCSA Accredited Member will only help to confirm this to contractors and agencies alike.”
iConsult is a announced as the latest company to achieved FCSA Accreditation for umbrella employment and self-employed/CIS provider services.
The FCSA has requested increased government resources to protect contingent workers from being exploited by non-compliant companies high ahead of March 2021 budget.
The Indigo Group has passed FCSA Accreditation for its umbrella employment and CIS payroll services.
Phil Pluck will join the TIARA Tech Star Awards 2021 judging panel to review the entries for the workforce, contractor and compliance award categories.
FCSA CEO Phil Pluck writes on behalf of FCSA members to urge the Chancellor to implement additional measures to protect contingent workers and the businesses that support them during the new lockdown.
NWM is awarded FCSA Accreditation for its umbrella employment and CIS payroll services, and its sister firm 2020 Accountancy, accredited for contractor accountancy.
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.
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.
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.
FCSA summarises new financial support measures for businesses and workers in line with Tier 2 and 3 restrictions announced on 22 October 2020.
FCSA congratulates Umbrellaphant on achieving accreditation for their umbrella employment services. Umbrellaphant MD, Becci Wilson comments.
Fair Pay Services MD, Adam Holby comments on how proud his firm is to have achieved FCSA Accreditation for its umbrella employment service.
On behalf of the FCSA and its members, I am disappointed by the Chancellor’s statement today. Without an Autumn Budget, the Government has taken away
Congratulations to Tribepade on winning the FCSA Contractor Solution of the Year Award at the 2020 Talent Tech Star Awards, and Parasol for being highly commended.
No Worries achieves FCSA Accreditation for their umbrella employment and contractor accountancy services.