Consultation outcome

Improving the operation of the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS)

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Improving the operation of the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) - Summary of Responses

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Detail of outcome

The response document sets out the government’s response to the consultation document published below. The responses received are summarised and a full list of respondents is included but where appropriate the names and personal or commercially sensitive information has been redacted . The government has heard the concerns voiced during the consultation and is grateful for the constructive and informative suggestions it received.

Original consultation

Summary

Options to improve the operation of the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) and on the introduction of mandatory on-line CIS filing for contractors.

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Consultation description

The Government has formulated proposals for improving the CIS with the objective of relieving the regulatory burden of operating the scheme and reducing HMRC’s administrative costs. We would like to hear from subcontractors and contractors, and their agents; software developers and payroll bureaux, and anyone else involved with operating CIS.

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Improving the operation of the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS)

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Published 27 June 2014
Last updated 10 December 2014 + show all updates
  1. Summary of Responses published
  2. First published.