Member Benefits and Offers

FIS provides specialist support and tools for members to develop their business and demonstrate professional excellence. In addition to FIS services, we work with a range of suppliers negotiating premium service or discounts for our members. We are always looking to develop our offering and improve the support for our members. If you wish to propose a new service email info@thefis.org with outline details and we will be in touch.

CreditServe

Free Credit Checks

FIS offers its members a free credit checking service on UK-based companies. The reports contain details on the companies’ creditworthiness, registered address, any CCJs, credit limit, company accounts (where available) and full details of any directors.


Forrest Brown

R&D Tax Credits – Webinar

Tax credit specialists ForrestBrown explain how to maximise your research and development (R&D) tax incentive to provide a steady cash stream for your business.

They have already helped members recoup millions of pounds.

Joint Taxation Committee

Tax Helpline

Through the Joint Taxation Committee, a specialist resource to member trade federations providing a source of high quality technical knowledge about tax issues, FIS members have access to tax advice and information.

Haslers Accounts

Reverse VAT – Webinar

The implementation date for reverse charge VAT accounting in the construction sector is 1 October 2020. Main contractors and subcontractors affected by the change need to understand what this means and to start preparing now, ready for its implementation.

GoSimple Tax

Sortware solution

FIS members can benefit from a 25% discount on GoSimple Tax software.

This Cloud-based software allowing anyone to calculate their tax on an ongoing basis and then file their self-assessment return quickly and simply.

Department of Work & Pensions

Pension Tool Kit

The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) has created a free, bespoke toolkit of support materials including posters, flyers and letters for our sector to help members answer employees’ questions about workplace pensions.