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HMRC edges closer to private sector ‘Off-Payroll’ rollout with IR35 consultation

HMRC’s IR35 consultation has been released, suggesting an extension of the public sector ‘Off-Payroll’ rules is a done deal in the taxman’s eyes.


IR35 BREAKING NEWS: Consultation is launched

The long awaited IR35 consultation for 'off-payroll' working in the private sector has been published by HMRC today.


IR35 case – Jensal Software Ltd v HMRC: full analysis

HMRC’s understanding of IR35 has been called into question following a conclusive victory for a contractor at a recent IR35 tribunal.


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An IT contractor has overcome the taxman in an IR35 tribunal case which will raise serious question marks over HMRC and CEST.


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IR35: The Meltdown

If the new system hits the private sector as many expect, it’ll take effective guidance and comprehensive support from advisers to defuse the ticking IR35 timebomb.

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Wounded HMRC must think long and hard about IR35

Perhaps it’s time HMRC assessed its own ways of working, and not everyone else’s....

Tue, 22 May 2018 - IR35

Scrap employer's NI to make tax fairer for contractors

HMRC’s war on tax avoidance is futile unless it acknowledges that it is the source of the problem

Tue, 22 May 2018 - Public Sector IR35 Reforms

Health warning as staff face bills for back tax

With HMRC chasing millions in lost revenue, doctors and nurses have been told to check their pay history.

Sun, 20 May 2018 - Tax Issues

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