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Status experts are divided on whether SDS will survive the repeal, to become a new duty on limited company contractors.

Survival guide to the Off-Payroll Working reforms (not IR35), being revoked.

With virtually all lenders withdrawing fixed deals amid unprecedented volatility, it’s hard to imagine a better time to use a broker.

Logic prevails – even in Whitehall, where the historic decision to banish off-payroll reform is the right one.

Calls for a potentially ‘desperate’ taxman to offer PSCs an amnesty don’t get an answer, possibly as Status Determination Statements will come with a post-repeal ‘hangover.’

Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng stuns an elated contractor sector, by sensationally revoking the ‘tainted’ off- payroll working rules of 2017 and 2021.

Kwasi Kwarteng unveils his Growth Plan, with a big surprise -- the full scale 'repeal' of IR35 reform.

Following online claims about how his association serves contractors, CEO Chris Bryce responds with what he finds unprofessional, unfair, and unjust.

Latest Guides

What contractor-directors should and shouldn’t do when lending cash to their business.

4th October, 2022 | Limited Companies

Who the secretary of your contractor limited company can be; what they do, and whether you actually need one.

4th October, 2022 | Limited Companies

An explainer for contractors on the roles and responsibilities of directors and shareholders.

3rd October, 2022 | Limited Companies

As a contractor, it's up to you to ensure that you have measures in place to protect your business against risks. 

30th September, 2022 | Insurance

What we know so far about the 2017 and 2021 IR35 reforms being repealed next year. 

29th September, 2022 | IR35

An overview of the duties imposed on you by law if you run an incorporated business.

29th September, 2022 | Limited Companies

Guide for contractors who want to know their ‘PLC’ from their ‘Ltd.’

29th September, 2022 | Limited Companies

Want to formalise your business; get protected and increase your take-home pay? Sounds like you’re better off ‘Ltd.’

28th September, 2022 | Limited Companies

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