IR35 News

IR35's successor to be firmed up 'post-Budget'

Self-employed and freelance workers won't meet the fully formed 'son of IR35' on March 23rd.

Feb 17, 2011 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: Is 'going it alone' about to get easier?

Expert says it may no longer only be a choice between sole trader and limited company.

Feb 14, 2011 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: Is a 'trial period' inside IR35?

Second IR35 opinion for a freelancer told he’ll be caught by a single clause.

Jan 25, 2011 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: Do email signatures affect IR35?

Freelancers shouldn't accept permie-sounding job titles on their client email signature.

Dec 8, 2010 | IR35 News

IR35 reform on the business wish-list

'A bad solution that has become a problem in itself' – the IoD on how business sees IR35.

Nov 1, 2010 | IR35 News

IR35 review won't report until 2011

Tax simplification chief will reveal IR35's successor in time for the next Budget.

Jul 22, 2010 | IR35 News

IR35 - Why it should stay<br>

Part 2 of 2: The case for keeping IR35, by freelance advisory Qdos Consulting.

Jun 21, 2010 | IR35 News

Government seeks to replace IR35

'Simpler measures' are incoming to substitute, not scrap, IR35, says coalition.

May 21, 2010 | IR35 News

Scrapping IR35 is not the answer, say Tories

'Unintended consequences' will keep IR35 in business under a Conservative government.

Apr 21, 2010 | IR35 News

Tories pledge to review IR35<br>

Freelancers get a landmark pledge from the Conservatives.

Apr 7, 2010 | IR35 News

BBC regulars flock to freelance contracts

Beeb accused of ushering its long-serving faces into freelancing for its tax saving.

Oct 5, 2009 | IR35 News

IR35 tax take falls short at £1.5m

Revealed: the state’s 'pitiful' annual return from enforcing IR35.

May 27, 2009 | IR35 News

What triggers an IR35 tax investigation?

Experts reveal how the taxman decides who to investigate under IR35.

Mar 4, 2009 | IR35 News

IT freelancer loses IR35 appeal

A freelance contractor must pay for his 'unassailable' relationship of employment.

Sep 9, 2008 | IR35 News

Freelancers accused of 'IR35 ignorance'

Ignorant or not, two out of three freelancers aren't bothering with IR35.

Aug 27, 2008 | IR35 News

Tories would scrap IR35

The Conservative party is tipped to tackle a trio of freelancer taxes.

Aug 15, 2007 | IR35 News

Brown told to make business less taxing

A chorus of enterprise voices urge the chancellor to issue relief on taxation.

Mar 13, 2007 | IR35 News

Pre-Budget Report: what freelancers can expect

For what it omits, Brown’s PBR may be less painful than freelancers anticipate.

Nov 6, 2006 | IR35 News

Tax fiasco: HMRC utterly fails to understand IR35

Is the Intermediaries Legislation on the way out? 'Don’t listen to the rumours', experts tell Freelance UK.

Sep 8, 2006 | IR35 News

'Rogue' advisors cash-in on IR35 fears

Whether hapless or coaxed, Ltd Co. owners are signing up to inept ‘solutions.'

Jun 23, 2006 | IR35 News

Brown receives small business 'wishlist'

Hundreds of thousands of small traders urge Gordon Brown to abolish IR35.

Mar 8, 2006 | IR35 News

Tory MP vows to 'champion' freelancers

Critic of IR35 joins the business-savvy frontbench of the Tory's industry team.

Dec 14, 2005 | IR35 News

FSB calls for abolition of IR35 and a 'level playing field'

The FSB has called on politicians to place small business tax at the top of their election agenda - including an end to the 'administrative burden' of IR35.

Feb 15, 2005 | IR35 News

The right of substitution and IR35

The right of substitution is critical to freelancers determining if they are caught by the punitive IR35 taxes. The terms on the right of substitution do vary and we examine those which are likely to lead to an acceptable right of substitution, and those which do not and which will lead to being caught by IR35.

Nov 26, 2004 | IR35 News

Experts predict 'no end' in sight for IR35

Tax advisors say government is too "dependent" on IR35 just to quit.

Nov 26, 2004 | IR35 News

IT consultant wins "stressful" IR35 case

Sally Howitt an IT Consultant and director of AbFab Ltd has been under investigation for almost 3 years and, not surprisingly, this has been a very stressful experience.

Nov 4, 2004 | IR35 News

Usetech Limited loses IR35 appeal

The PCG learnt today that Bill Hood has lost his IR35 appeal against the Inland Revenue in the High Court.

Oct 12, 2004 | IR35 News

IR35 Investigation quickly closed

A contractor who wished to remain anonymous has had his IR35 status confirmed only three months after a seemingly innocuous PAYE and business records inspection turned into an IR35 investigation.

Sep 22, 2004 | IR35 News

Ansell IR35 win - why this is great news for freelancers

Dave Smith of Accountax, who represented Mike Ansell at the Special Commissioner's, provides analysis on why the Revenue were defeated, even though there were relatively few 'in business on your own account' factors.

Aug 4, 2004 | IR35 News

Interim report shows IR35 "demonstrates a lack of commercial understanding by the government"

IR35 & IR591 cause 'big problems' for IT enterprise as high technology business offsets tough tax compliance.

Jul 15, 2004 | IR35 News