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Helen Christopher

Qualifying in 1995 with Price Waterhouse Helen has over 20 years experience of advising small businesses and their owners. Since 2007 she has exclusively worked in the Contractor Market, originally as a regional director for SJD Accountancy and for the last 8 years as Operations Director at Orange Genie Accountancy

She is passionate about providing slick and efficient processes to clients alongside delivering a personal service of the highest quality. It is important to her that they not only advise their clients but they act as a voice for them, staying abreast of the changing rules and regulations and lobbying Government where they can to support the contingent workforce.

Author Content

Flow chart on the furlough scheme, for both umbrella and limited company contractors hoping for 80% coverage.

21st April, 2020 | Coronavirus

Ten good reasons why you can’t afford to ditch your limited company as soon as a client deems you IR35-caught.

4th April, 2020 | Private Sector IR35 Reform

It’s too long a way back for many engagers so, perversely, it’s the unprepared who are now unburdened.

Inside-outside status looks likely for a PSC trying to avoid a controlling manager.

10th March, 2020 | Private Sector IR35 Reform

How limited company contractors can navigate the minefield of IR35 reform.

19th February, 2020 | Private Sector IR35 Reform

An adviser fields the Nov. 6th queries of a put-out PSC trying to dodge curve balls.

22nd October, 2019 | IR35

Agree or disagree with IR35 changing in April? There’s only a week left to speak up.

How paperwork and practices can help you keep IR35 at bay.

2nd March, 2019 | Public Sector Contracting

The April 2020 compliance requirements for a PSC duo, one of which has another job.

28th February, 2019 | IR35

With loan charge, Brexit and IR35 uncertainty, is the devil in the detail all we can rely on?

Three months into the revised IR35 regime for the public sector and there seem to be more contractors caught by the Intermediaries legislation than ever before.

25th February, 2019 | Public Sector Contracting

One of the lesser factors of IR35 status is too much of a grey area for CEST to cope.

20th February, 2019 | IR35

Expert cautions a PSC worried that agencies or clients might insist on cover by April 2020.

13th February, 2019 | Private Sector IR35 Reform

Strength in numbers via a LLP isn’t necessarily a cloak to keep HMRC off your back.

7th February, 2019 | Private Sector IR35 Reform

‘Passing off the IR35 decision work isn’t permitted, but handing contract work to consultancies is.’

27th January, 2019 | IR35

What might happen to daily fees if using an umbrella is still a bit of an open question.

26th January, 2019 | IR35

Post-April 6th and where IR35 applies to your public sector role, the winner is...

22nd January, 2019 | Public Sector Contracting

The 31-day power and a repayment claim are about all PSCs are likely to have to fight with.

16th January, 2019 | Private Sector IR35 Reform

Start your IR35 reform prep now by joining us on Tuesday to unpack Monday’s Red Book.

Off-payroll rules expert helps a contractor wanting to set his agency straight.

30th August, 2018 | Public Sector Contracting