TITLE

The New CIS Legislation and how it will affect Thousands of Contractors across the UK

AUTHOR(S)
Misselbrook, Kevin
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Credit Control;2007, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of the new Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) to contractors in Great Britain. The introduction of the new CIS rules on April 6, 2007 has been indicated as the largest renewing of legislations in the construction industry. According to the Business Application Developers Association (BASDA), changes were set to affect some 250,000 businesses in the country.
ACCESSION #
28019090

 

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