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Who’s Responsible for your IR35 status?

Who’s Responsible for your IR35 status?

IR35 reforms are due to be implemented on April 2021. They will mean that the responsibility for determining your employment status will move from you (the contractor) to your end hirer, or agency. It’s important you understand how this may impact you and the criteria you will be assessed against so you can get prepared and remain compliant.
Here are some common misconceptions you should be aware of.

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IR35 changes and the FLEX Umbrella solution

IR35 changes and the FLEX Umbrella solution

IR35 changes From April 2021, the proposed changes to IR35 legislation could mean you are affected if you are working through an agency or directly with an end-client....

Free Umbrella solution for all our PSC clients

Free Umbrella solution for all our PSC clients

If you’re affected by IR35 changes and need to switch to Umbrella, we can help.

Our new PSC/Umbrella package means you can enjoy the best of both worlds, toggling between limited company and Umbrella working, where appropriate. What’s more, our Umbrella is free to use when we look after your PSC accounts. It’s a great way to keep your options open.

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What is IR35 – inside or outside?

What is IR35 – inside or outside?

IR35 Update - March 2020 The off-payroll reforms to IR35 in the private sector have now been delayed by 12 months due to the coronavirus pandemic. The legislation will now be reintroduced in April 2021. This is a welcome decision in light of the worrying health and...

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IR35 Business Entity Tests to be scrapped

HMRC's IR35 Business Entity Tests (BET), used to supposedly identify whether given contract engagements were at risk of being caught by IR35 or not, is to be withdrawn. The test was introduced in 2012 and comprises a set of 12 questions, each of which require a 'yes'...

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How to reduce your IR35 risk

How to reduce your IR35 risk

In the light of HMRC's recent updated and 'clarified' advice on IR35, Abbey Tax, a leading authority on IR35 cases, has also provided some key tips for contractors. We summarise them in this article as follows: There is absolutely no legal reason why a personal...

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