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The IR35 reform and the implications on UK’ private sector contractors So, 18 months after the public sector IR35 reforms came into effect, it seems as though we have a date, though not quite all […]
The Budget 2018 was released yesterday, and it seems it was a hugely anticipated budget for many reasons – Brexit and IR35 to name a few. Here are some of the main changes discussed in […]
Low-Emission Company Car Vehicles Benefits – April 2020 From April 2020, the company car benefit system will be changing significantly and as a result, zero and low emission vehicles might become very attractive. The changes […]
The next high-profile TV presenter that HMRC has its focus on over their IR35 status is Eamonn Holmes. His company, Red White and Green Ltd has been awaiting the Court’s ruling over whether he has […]
Last June, Companies House has released its annual companies register activities’ report for 2017/18. The official document includes some interesting figures about the current population of registered companies in the UK. Not surprisingly, it presents […]
How is flat rate VAT calculated? Traditionally, contractors have always benefited from registering on the flat rate scheme. This is because VAT would be collected on a sales invoice at 20%, but a lower percentage […]
Over the past few weeks we have noticed a growing number of questions over why the recent First-Tier Tribunal case decided in favour of HMRC rather than Ms Christa Ackroyd, the former BBC television presenter. […]