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CIS blitz


The Government has investigated 4,472 contractors during the past two years under its CIS leverage exercise. The figures were revealed by Treasury financial secreta ry John Healey in a Parliamentary written answer last week. He also confirmed that there are presently 900,000 active subcontractors registered for CIS.