Seb Maley is an IR35 expert, regularly commenting in national media on the topic. He is CEO of Qdos Contractor, a leading IR35 advisor and IR35 insurance company.
The threat that HMRC and its original IR35 continue to pose to PSCs just turned very real.
28th April, 2021 | Comment
How to tell if an SDS from a client or third-party will stand up to HMRC scrutiny.
9th April, 2021 | Private Sector IR35 Reform
'The status of your next contract is just the expected IR35 categorisation, not the actual categorisation.'
8th April, 2021 | Private Sector IR35 Reform
‘Even if an IR35 specialist is handed the Status Determination Statement process, it’s the end-user who’s still liable.’
7th April, 2021 | Private Sector IR35 Reform
First in a five-part series of ContractorUK readers having their queries on today’s off-payroll rules answered.
6th April, 2021 | Private Sector IR35 Reform
Being massively overlooked is the fact that HMRC enquiries into limited company workers will continue long after April 6th.
16th February, 2021 | Comment
What’s been on the status front, and what shan’t now repeat itself. Hopefully.
21st December, 2020 | Comment
Six signs that bode well for getting the IR35 status determination you want.
20th October, 2020 | Private Sector IR35 Reform
In my nearly two decades in the contractor industry, moments don’t get much more significant than this, says Qdos boss Seb Maley.
17th September, 2020 | Comment
Officially ‘well short of what’s required,’ the online status tool should offer a hard hat to anyone who picks it up.
18th August, 2020 | IR35
HMRC’s public sector performance is probably a sign of things to come, for PSCs, agencies and clients.
15th July, 2020 | Private Sector IR35 Reform
Get the bill passed quickly while not insulting ‘switched on’ peers? Seems like a no-brainer for the government.
24th April, 2020 | Comment
Control and Mutuality brushed him inside IR35; other aspects painted the rest of the picture.
5th March, 2020 | IR35
It’s not all bans, blankets and heads in the sand. But reform also needs more than just a new name on a SoW.
15th January, 2020 | Private Sector IR35 Reform
From HMRC defeats to knee-jerk banks, 2019 was eventful for contractors. But 2020 is set to be huge.
18th December, 2019 | Comment
It involves a giant of news, but this FTT case’s deciders have been massively underreported. Until now.
1st October, 2019 | Comment
Come 2020, it looks as if a channel open for contractors to independently contest bad IR35 decisions will close.
18th July, 2019 | Comment
A look at some of the big players implies all will not be lost when IR35 rules change; but playing catch-up still pervades.
17th June, 2019 | Comment
Seven steps PSCs ought to take before April, rather than just waiting for the other shoe to drop.
20th March, 2019 | Private Sector IR35 Reform