Being a CIS Contractor

A CIS contractor is a business or other concern that pays subcontractors for construction work (Private householders are not counted as contractors so are not covered by the scheme.)

A CIS contractor is a business or other concern that pays subcontractors for construction work (Private householders are not counted as contractors so are not covered by the scheme.)

Before you can make a payment to a subcontractor you have to verify the subcontractor is registered with HMRC. This will then confirm what rate to deduct CIS at from the payment you make to the subcontractor.

You must register as a CIS contractor as soon as you are about to take on your first subcontractor.

For further help, or to enquire about joining our services, please call us on 0845 834 0264 or drop us an email at info@cmjaccountancy.co.uk.

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This information is for general information only. We take no responsibility for any action taken or refrained from in consequence of its contents. Always seek our professional advice specific to your circumstances before acting.