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.
Shambolic decision-making by government on the off-payroll rules in recent years, and months, just sunk to a new nonsensical low.
17th October, 2022 | Comment
Logic prevails – even in Whitehall, where the historic decision to banish off-payroll reform is the right one.
28th September, 2022 | Comment
A public sector IR35 mistake of a different kind is still an opportunity HMRC probably won’t miss.
17th August, 2022 | Comment
A new agreement ‘because of IR35’ says the right thing on mutuality, and hours, but gets it wrong on exclusivity.
3rd August, 2022 | IR35
‘Freelance’ in many senses of the term they may be, but two HMRC-hit presenters worked very differently to IT contractors.
6th May, 2022 | Comment
Contrary to the minister’s letter, the communicating, listening, learning taxman simply didn’t make an appearance before either off-payroll rollout.
22nd March, 2022 | Comment
What limited company suppliers should emulate from a celebrity IR35 winner who failed all three key status tests.
22nd February, 2022 | Comment
Clients soon compelled to a ‘by the book’ approach looks like a boon for lots of truly off-payroll workers.
7th January, 2022 | Comment
Some of the obstacles of the last 12 months may start to clear, yet IR35 isn’t going anywhere.
3rd December, 2021 | Comment
Paying for three items yourself would bolster your in-business credentials, but another trio is much more important.
14th July, 2021 | Private Sector IR35 Reform
It’s not business-as-usual. But limited company contracting is far from on its knees.
15th June, 2021 | Comment
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
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