Furloughed pay update
The Freelancer & Contractor Services Association is seeking to ensure that all agency workers, including umbrella workers, receive furloughed pay calculated on average earnings. It is possible that some may only receive 80% of National Minimum Wage compared to others who do the same job but might receive 80% of their average wages. This difference is fundamentally unfair and must not be allowed to happen. Read the full article here.
Contact your Local MP Now!
The Freelancer & Contractor Services Association is strongly encouraging any affected umbrella employees to write to their local MP to make them aware of this situation and to represent their concerns to the Treasury. Find out who your local MP is.