Private Sector IR35 Reform News

The taxman is trying to blow the whistle on the Match of the Day presenter, but experts say he’s got an open goal -- his brand.

Clients. Agencies. Umbrellas, accountants, and even us IR35 ‘experts.’ Just like contractors, we’ve all got off-payroll angst.

A steep learning curve with turbulence, challenge and worry has defined the last four weeks.

The threat that HMRC and its original IR35 continue to pose to PSCs just turned very real.

Universal it’s not, but clients are forking out more for freelance tech skills, knowing the off-payroll rules are hurting.

Chatting is recommended to help keep the weight of formal disagreements to a mere ‘deluge.’

Taxing off-payroll rules just as the economy fires up? Believe it or not, the timing could hardly be better.

Taxman takes on board two errors he made, but is warned: ‘I shall keep nit-picking.’

The LITRG spells out where its 11 chapters can help IR35 reform-hit PSCs to turn the page, safely.

Loudest call for freelance techies since July 2018 indicates the covid bounce back has begun.

A ‘comprehensive’ report on ‘cleaning up the contractor supply chain’ is welcomed.

A few words from CEST Explained’s author on the tool’s future, including potentially new questions in July.

Everything the taxman wants you to know about private sector IR35 reform, in his own words.

Contentious reforms to the Intermediaries legislation are finally here. But what do they mean for you?

A law firm reveals what's on the minds of the new IR35 status decision-makers -- end-users.

Agencies have had to ‘pick their battles’ to succeed in preparing end-users for Tuesday’s ‘big difference’ – SThree.

A BBC radio show finally tuned in to a long-running problem. But the veracity of the on-air claims are worthy of scrutiny too.

Ominous warning implies that 25 errors in a single Revenue webinar could be just the tip of the iceberg.

The issue of underhand, years-old pocketing of contractor cash by some brollies is reignited -- on the very cusp of IR35 reform.

Top adviser to contractors sullied by the Revenue, for taking too much ‘reasonable care’ in his assessment of official advice to agencies.

The new kid on the shady block is thanking their lucky stars. But it’s users who will end up far from fortunate.

Preparation is the only way to guarantee yourself a really ‘soft landing,’ even if there is only three weeks to get sorted.

Off-payroll workers on cusp of a possible sea change, as blanketing and banning starts getting reviewed and reversed.

Limited companies’ negative but improving confidence will be all but wiped out if off-payroll rules proceed, warns IPSE.

Agencies and lawyers try to put the off-payroll legislation’s tweaks into practical terms.

The contractor sector’s leading tax, accounting and IR35 advisers assess the chancellor’s action and inaction.

Chancellor fails to mention the April rules, which advisers say the government has 700,000 new reasons to ‘blindingly’ press ahead with.

Not actioning your sub clause (because you think you can’t substitute), doesn’t render it 'unrealistic.'

Tomorrow or the 23rd should give limited company contractors the detail they need to finalise their (hopefully) shortlisted options.

The ‘crackers’ chancellor reportedly wants to turn the IR35 screw further, by hiking tax on single-customer PSCs.