The Specialist Investigations team within HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has starting writing to recruitment agencies, requesting the completion of a questionnaire as part of a Recruitment Agency Project.
The letters state:
We are contacting recruitment agencies to ask them to complete a simple questionnaire. This will enable HMRC to update records and offer an appropriate service to taxpayers.
The details requested will form part of your day-to-day business records but, should you have any queries or experience any difficulties in completing the enclosed questionnaire, please contact us on the telephone numbers shown above.
Would you please return the completed questionnaire within 14 days of the date of this letter.
The three page questionnaire looks like this: