IR35 News

Freelance company actor faces £150,000 tax bill

BBC Hustle star says he's the victim of a cash grab -- over his employment status.

Oct 18, 2017 | IR35 News

Don't extend off-payroll rules, Hammond urged

Chancellor warned off private sector IR35 reform, as it'll leave HMRC short-changed.

Sep 25, 2017 | IR35 News

Why private sector IR35 reform isn't inevitable

Bedding in, not rolling out, is what HMRC's latest IR35 language speaks to.

Sep 5, 2017 | IR35 News

Private sector IR35 reform: waiting for the other shoe to drop

Only a matter of time until the off-payroll rules are rolled out to cover all freelance companies.

Sep 4, 2017 | IR35 News

Consultant admits IR35 legal challenge now unlikely

Campaigner concedes that the courts might not be how IR35 gets changed.

Aug 16, 2017 | IR35 News

Bid to battle IR35 smashes funding target

Freelancer hoping to take on the off-payroll rules raises over £11,000 in just three weeks.

Jul 9, 2017 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: What if an outside IR35 role is found inside IR35?

Who carries the can when HMRC deems a non-caught public post to be caught.

Jul 5, 2017 | IR35 News

IR35 challenge campaign hits £10.5k target, almost

Consultant on the cusp of enough funds to wave through a legal attack on the off-payroll rules.

Jul 3, 2017 | IR35 News

IR35 challenger to draw up complaints list

Where the off-payroll rules should be fought, and why, to be itemised and assessed.

Jun 29, 2017 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: Am I safe from IR35 when moonlighting?

Legal expert cautions a broadcast engineer that his client sounds more like his employer.

Apr 12, 2017 | IR35 News

The now in force IR35 changes -- Top 10 myths

Separating fact from fiction about what's now here -- IR35 reform in the public sector.

Apr 6, 2017 | IR35 News

What's still wrong with the IR35 digital tool

Eight areas where the ESS falls down and needs fixing.

Mar 29, 2017 | IR35 News

'Reasonable care' clause put into new IR35 legislation

Final set of April 6th rules outlaws clients from making blanket IR35 assessments.

Mar 22, 2017 | IR35 News

New IR35 tool lets workers test their status

Freelancers who are 'Ltd' among those now able to check their status for tax.

Mar 6, 2017 | IR35 News

What to do if you're declared inside IR35 on April 6th

Five steps that freelancers who want to fight will take if clients rule against them.

Feb 21, 2017 | IR35 News

IR35 expert backs BBC newsreader ruling

Tribunal's attention to 'what actually happened' impresses top status adviser.

Oct 12, 2016 | IR35 News

BBC presenters probed over IR35

Taxman takes on two newsreaders, to try to cast the die against droves of other PSCs.

Oct 10, 2016 | IR35 News

Government approves IR35 changes from April

Treasury lets on that Budget 2016's rewrite of IR35 in the public sector is going ahead.

Aug 4, 2016 | IR35 News

Private sector quizzed on public sector IR35 plan

Testing the water? Taxman asks companies about his IR35 proposals for organisations.

Jul 13, 2016 | IR35 News

Osborne's IR35 proposal 'open to legal challenge'

Recruiters warn of a legal fight if they have to decide the status of freelance companies.

Apr 6, 2016 | IR35 News

HMRC confirms 'IR35-specific ESI tool'

Taxman's new way to test freelancers for IR35 will be in beta by the spring.

Feb 8, 2016 | IR35 News

HMRC publishes IR35 consultation

What IR35 aspects the Revenue wants your response to by September.

Jul 19, 2015 | IR35 News

Self-employment tsar puts IR35 in his sights

David Morris MP wants to tackle the 'unnecessarily complicated' Intermediaries legislation.

Jul 8, 2015 | IR35 News

Doubts cast over IR35 confirmation letters

HMRC rejects accusations that it shifted the goalposts on confirmatory letters letters and IR35.

May 21, 2015 | IR35 News

When a few IR35 updates come along at once

Two new frameworks + four official moves = IR35 (and the Forum) going nowhere.

Apr 6, 2015 | IR35 News

Freelancers to fight their IR35 cases at tribunal

Taxman has issued IR35 status decisions that he'll soon spell out to everybody.

Mar 30, 2015 | IR35 News

Adviser bets against Osborne tackling IR35

'IR35 unlikely to rear its head in the Budget due to HMRC update just four days before it.'

Mar 17, 2015 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: What now that HMRC says I’m inside IR35?

Legal expert spells out the options for a locum caught by the Intermediaries legislation.

Mar 3, 2015 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: Is a single client OK and how to broach time off?

IR35 is the underlying fear of a freelance consultant needing a break from his only customer.

Feb 12, 2015 | IR35 News

Taxman's IR35 enquiry yield falls 61%

IR35 investigations last year netted a paltry £430,000 for the Revenue.

Feb 11, 2015 | IR35 News