The REC made an additional warning to the government that the changes were unsustainable.
“This is the right decision to help support businesses in these extremely difficult and unprecedented times."
“This will also give time for the Lords review to be published, and we hope that the Treasury and HMRC listen to their recommendations before attempting to re-table this legislation for April 2021.”
“The omission is insulting, to say the least for our sector."
"For recruiters and contractors alike, this news really does highlight the need to ensure compliant processes are in place.”
"It’s clear from our research that there hasn’t been sufficient communication from HMRC."
"We hope that Rishi Sunak will honour his predecessor’s pledge to take another look at incoming changes around off-payroll working."
"One of the key issues around the changes is a lack of understanding of what the new rules will mean in practice."