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Sir Matthew Taylor’s successor is finally appointed, and it’s ‘someone with a real idea of what goes on.’

With experts finding him ‘threatening, aggressive, damn scary, and even baring teeth,’ the ‘perception’ to traders of a taxman to fear seems rooted in reality.

Government keeps ‘doing nothing but publishing some guidance,’ but a new Revenue three-parter is hailed as a ‘must-read.’

Add IR35 inertia into the mix, and we could see the unblocking of issues that both blight HMRC and harm contractors.

Knowing a fettered right won’t deliver is among the takeaways of a new courier case for PSCs trying to avoid IR35.

Revenue says the decision that brolly contractors working across its operations are only from FCSA members is not its to make.

Another member of your client’s team as a sub is a sub you could do without, says ex-Revenue official.

October saw a ‘slowdown’ in freelance tech skills, as a ‘new recovery phase’ begins.

Latest Guides

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25th November, 2021 | Limited Companies

Discover how lenders prefer to assess brolly contractor earnings for home loan purposes.

24th November, 2021 | Umbrella Companies

Contractors will be among those interested in when living and working in 27 member states becomes an entitlement.

23rd November, 2021 | Contracting Overseas

Should contractors tailor a CV for ATS? Find out how on December 1st.

22nd November, 2021 | CV Guides

Definitions, criteria, contractor eligibility. Government has a fair few blanks to fill in on the HPV.

18th November, 2021 | Contracting Overseas

Spring’s GBM visa already looks like a boon for secondees and suppliers, bar any devil in the detail.

17th November, 2021 | Contracting Overseas

Thanks to six letters, EU passport-holders’ prospects are unmatched, but there is one overlooked way for Brits to work across The Channel.

17th November, 2021 | Contracting Overseas

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