IR35 News

Eamonn Holmes says he’s an IR35 test case

The 'can’t get more freelance than me' TV presenter is 'next on the taxman’s chopping block.'

Oct 8, 2018 | IR35 News

Hammond’s silence on IR35 stokes reform fears at Budget 2018

The chancellor omitting IR35 to conference doesn’t mean he’ll omit it on Budget day.

Oct 2, 2018 | IR35 News

BBC presenter Christa Ackroyd lodges IR35 appeal

Despite 'many' and 'strong' pointers to the BBC employing her, one PSC isn't giving up.

Sep 12, 2018 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: What's an IR35 expert's view of the HMRC consultation?

A firm in the field of stopping freelancers getting caught says HMRC's batting is causing severe delays.

Aug 20, 2018 | IR35 News

HMRC gets short shrift in IR35 reform consultation

The defiant dozen: HMRC’s proposal is being severely resisted by 12 IR35 consultation respondents.

Aug 14, 2018 | IR35 News

When HMRC abandons an IR35 case against one of its own

Yet again a certain taxman can’t catch a freelance contractor, even though this time HMRC was the client.

Aug 7, 2018 | IR35 News

'Self-employed face inflationary pressure if IR35 changes'

Already above its two per cent target, inflation will hit harder should IR35 be reformed -- IPSE.

Jul 18, 2018 | IR35 News

IR35 Forum members fail to endorse Mutuality paper

Key IR35 Forum members distance themselves from the MOO paper on their website.

Jul 17, 2018 | IR35 News

BBC talks IR35 guidance with HMRC

Giving certain roles 'safe harbour' from IR35 is signalled in the broadcaster's hush talks with the taxman.

Jun 28, 2018 | IR35 News

BBC 'paid Ltd workers £4million more during internal crackdown'

Far from moving away from them, the BBC’s payments to PSC presenters are up 25%.

Jun 12, 2018 | IR35 News

Four million ignored calls to HMRC 'to increase if IR35 changes'

IPSE: Taxman’s responsiveness will worsen should status decisions be made more difficult.

Jun 5, 2018 | IR35 News

Where HMRC's new IR35 consultation is less than honest

Five areas of the private sector IR35 reform proposal fail the (whole) truth test.

May 31, 2018 | IR35 News

More IR35 reform? HMRC's own research puts the case in tatters

Delays, increased costs and bigger workloads. And that’s the government’s own findings.

May 30, 2018 | IR35 News

Freelancers handed private sector IR35 reform consultation

Overview on the new IR35 consultation -- why it's here and what it says.

May 21, 2018 | IR35 News

BBC host in IR35 battle ‘forced to use a limited company’

A £900k IR35 case hears that news presenters had little choice but to be 'Ltd.'

May 10, 2018 | IR35 News

BBC makes 'hardship payments' to IR35-hit presenters

Broadcaster hands cash to around 15 of its 'Ltd' freelancers hit by ‘devasting’ HMRC demands.

May 1, 2018 | IR35 News

Call to fix three IR35 reform issues before any rollout

The ICAEW reveals what needs resolving now to stop a spread of issues to the private sector.

Apr 24, 2018 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: Is an annual bonus an IR35 sign I can ignore?

'Thanks, but no thanks' might be the cleanest way out of a status muddying.

Jan 22, 2018 | IR35 News

'More than just IR35 to fear at Autumn Budget'

Other anti-freelance measures, affecting take-home pay, regarded as just as likely.

Oct 29, 2017 | 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

                             

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