Tag : business

Budget Response – APSCo

APSCo has issued an immediate response to the last Spring Budget – March 2017, and finds the following:

• Significant costs for smaller recruitment firms relating to off payroll rules
• No review of taxation announced
• Concerns around suggestions that main driver for self-employment is tax

Responding to today’s budget, Samantha Hurley, Operations

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Watch out for your next competitor – your consumer

Be wary of your consumers, new research from UCL School of Management warns, because digital innovations have enabled them to become competitors.

The study, published in the Journal of Knowledge Economy, examined the rise of ‘prosumption’ – the increased involvement of consumers in production processes. In studying the trends, it suggests that companies

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The UK will now have one of the most inflexible labour markets in the world says APSCo

The UK is in danger of moving from being one of most flexible – to one of most inflexible labour markets in the world; a disaster for the public sector, says APSCo.

Responding to the Autumn Statement, Samantha Hurley, Operations Director at The Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo) comments:

On IR35 Restriction:

“The Government has announced

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