HMRC’s mini-umbrella company fraud crackdown sees similar approach to IR35

HMRC HMRC’s mini-umbrella company fraud crackdown sees similar approach to IR35

4w Aoife Morgan

HMRC’s mini-umbrella company fraud crackdown sees ...

Possible legislation would be like “trying to close a paper door against a herd of wild elephants” Read More...

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Accountants have ‘responsibility’ to challenge IR35, opposition group says

Regulation Accountants have ‘responsibility’ to challenge IR35, opposition group says

2m Sam Alberti

Accountants have ‘responsibility’ to challenge IR3...

Parliamentary group suggests industry must push for change Read More...

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IR35: Tax dangers for accountancy firms

Business IR35: Tax dangers for accountancy firms

4m Michael Paulin

IR35: Tax dangers for accountancy firms

Michael Paulin, tax barrister and founder of Wolf IR35 Legal Services Read More...

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IR35: Where are we now and what does the future hold?

Tax IR35: Where are we now and what does the future hold?

6m Paul Mason

IR35: Where are we now and what does the future ho...

After the government’s postponement of the IR35 changes, the off payroll in the private sector reforms are almost upon us. The focus of decision-makin...

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Businesses take on risks due to IR35 preparation shortfall

Regulation Businesses take on risks due to IR35 preparation shortfall

7m Leanna Reeves

Businesses take on risks due to IR35 preparation s...

Failure to assess workers correctly could lead to financial cost and talent loss Read More...

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IR35 rules expected to change over intermediary confusion

Coronavirus IR35 rules expected to change over intermediary confusion

8m Tom Lemmon

IR35 rules expected to change over intermediary co...

The confusion surrounding what constitutes an “intermediary group” under IR35 will likely lead to a change in the primary legislation, according to th...

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Lords committee chair blasts government’s “nonsense” over IR35

Coronavirus Lords committee chair blasts government’s “nonsense” over IR35

1y Tom Lemmon

Lords committee chair blasts government’s “nonsens...

The House of Lords Economic Affairs Finance Bill Sub-Committee report, published today, took aim at the government and HMRC for considering the issue ...

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Live discussion: IR35, the VAT deferral, and searching for the new norm

Coronavirus Live discussion: IR35, the VAT deferral, and searching for the new norm

1y Michael McCaw

Live discussion: IR35, the VAT deferral, and searc...

In light of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Accountancy Age is hosting a live conversation with leading accountants on Friday 24 April at 2pm BST to...

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IR35 postponed – but firms struggle to reverse changes

Business IR35 postponed – but firms struggle to reverse changes

1y Tom Lemmon

IR35 postponed – but firms struggle to reverse cha...

The coronavirus crisis has forced the government to postpone the implementation of IR35 changes, but questions remain over whether firms will reverse ...

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Budget 2020: IR35 paying for tax cuts

Brexit & Economy Budget 2020: IR35 paying for tax cuts

1y Tom Lemmon

Budget 2020: IR35 paying for tax cuts

The incoming changes to IR35 are being used to pay for the “generous” tax cuts in today’s budget, according to Smith & Williamson’s employme...

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AA Transform: IR35, surviving in a new decade, and exceeding client needs

Technology AA Transform: IR35, surviving in a new decade, and exceeding client needs

1y Leanna Reeves

AA Transform: IR35, surviving in a new decade, and...

New Accountancy Age event welcomes speakers from BDO, Mazars, and inniAccounts to discuss challenges faced by the profession today – including IR35 an...

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IR35: HMRC denies creating ‘culture of fear’

Business Regulation IR35: HMRC denies creating ‘culture of fear’

1y Tom Lemmon

IR35: HMRC denies creating ‘culture of fear’

HMRC responds to accusations of “going after” corporations and contractors Read More...

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IR35 is nearly upon the private sector – let’s now hope for a soft landing

HMRC IR35 is nearly upon the private sector – let’s now hope for a soft landing

1y Brian Palmer, AAT

IR35 is nearly upon the private sector – let’s now...

AAT's Brian Palmer suggests a 12 month ‘soft landing’ period for the IR35 off-payroll working rules as the government shows no intention of postponing...

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IR35 to open floodgates for umbrella companies

HMRC IR35 to open floodgates for umbrella companies

1y John Whelan

IR35 to open floodgates for umbrella companies

By John Whelan, HMRC advisor, Chair of the Making Tax Digital Special Interest Group, BASDA, CEO of My Digital Accounts Large, multinational businesse...

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IR35 causing "blockage in the market"

HMRC IR35 causing "blockage in the market"

1y Leanna Reeves

IR35 causing "blockage in the market"

CEO of inniAccounts James Poyser discusses the current challenges inflicted by IR35, and how businesses today still champion the suspension of the ref...

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IR35 protestors demand off-payroll tax review

Tax IR35 protestors demand off-payroll tax review

1y Shannon Moyer

IR35 protestors demand off-payroll tax review

Ahead of 6 April, protestors rallied outside Parliament buildings and called on Sajid Javid for a full legislative review. Read More...

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Podcast: Inside Accountancy episode 11 - IR35 has instilled a ‘fear culture’

Accounting Standards Podcast: Inside Accountancy episode 11 - IR35 has instilled a ‘fear culture’

1y Tom Lemmon

Podcast: Inside Accountancy episode 11 - IR35 has ...

In the latest episode of Inside Accountancy, Darren Fell CEO and Founder of Crunch Accounting discusses the government’s proposed changes to IR35 and ...

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Turning IR35 on its head: 5 key takeaways

Accounting Standards Turning IR35 on its head: 5 key takeaways

1y Tom Lemmon

Turning IR35 on its head: 5 key takeaways

Here are the five key takeaways from our recent webinar, Turning IR35 on its head. If you missed the webinar and want to learn more, click the link at...

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HMRC updates internal guidelines in midst of IR35 review

HMRC HMRC updates internal guidelines in midst of IR35 review

1y Shannon Moyer

HMRC updates internal guidelines in midst of IR35 ...

While the IR35-acjacent CEST tool has received a direct update, HMRC’s manual shows a number of prospective CEST questions, designed to determine tax ...

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IR35: Four out of ten companies considering dropping contractors

Business Regulation IR35: Four out of ten companies considering dropping contractors

1y Paul Hanaphy

IR35: Four out of ten companies considering droppi...

Research by Be Digital UK found that 41% of companies are reviewing their strategy for procuring contractors over IR35. Read More...

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Government announces review into IR35

Governance Government announces review into IR35

1y Chris Jewers

Government announces review into IR35

A review into IR35, promised by Sajid Javid in the run up to the election, has been launched by the UK government. While this will come as welcome new...

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Turning IR35 on its head

Webinar Turning IR35 on its head

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Turning IR35 on its head

Overview Title: Turning IR35 on its head Date: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Time: 01:00 PM Greenwich Mean Time Duration: 1 hour Summary: IR35 has caused ...

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IR35: Tory MPs write to Chancellor

Politics IR35: Tory MPs write to Chancellor

2y Chris Jewers

IR35: Tory MPs write to Chancellor

Conservative MPs John Redwood and Andrew Bowie have both written to Sajid Javid, urging him to suspend or extend the IR36 6 April 2020 deadline until ...

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IR35: Over half of self-employed people don’t know what it is

Regulation IR35: Over half of self-employed people don’t know what it is

2y Tom Lemmon

IR35: Over half of self-employed people don’t know...

Survey of 2,000 self-employed people in the UK also revealed that 30% want to see IR35 dropped from the private sector. Read More...

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IR35: Chancellor makes review pledge

Politics IR35: Chancellor makes review pledge

2y Chris Jewers

IR35: Chancellor makes review pledge

Conservatives become the next party to say they will review IR35 legislation in the build-up to the general election, following Labour, Liberal Democr...

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IR35: HMRC launches updated CEST tool

HMRC IR35: HMRC launches updated CEST tool

2y Chris Jewers

IR35: HMRC launches updated CEST tool

HMRC has updated its much-criticised CEST tool to determine the employment status of contractors, but will it be enough? Read More...

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Does IR35 present businesses with an opportunity?

Regulation Does IR35 present businesses with an opportunity?

2y Chris Jewers

Does IR35 present businesses with an opportunity?

Fear and uncertainty around the impending IR35 changes in the private sector have been well reported, but it could present businesses with an opportun...

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Three quarters of organisations not ready for IR35 rules

HMRC Three quarters of organisations not ready for IR35 rules

2y Jeremy Chan

Three quarters of organisations not ready for IR35...

With IR35 regulations set to be extended in six months, the vast majority of organisations are not ready to implement the new rules, according to a re...

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