Posts filed under: Legislation

Understanding the VAT Reverse Charge for the Construction Industry

Are you ready to dive into the world of VAT reverse charge for the construction industry? If you’re new to this concept or need a refresher, you’ve come to the right place. In this blog post, we’ll walk you through... Read More

Expenses – Can You Or Can’t You?

With the changes to IR35 that were rolled-out on April 5th 2021, many contractors working in the private sectors have found that they can only be paid via an umbrella or internal PAYE. Under PAYE/umbrella, the way that these contractors... Read More

Off-Payroll Reforms: UPDATE

As stated yesterday there has been some confusion, and to a certain extent, worry regarding the proposed changes to IR35 that will be implemented next April. The section and change in question raised the possibility of an agency being defined... Read More

Off-Payroll Reforms & Umbrella Payroll

Recently it has come to light that part of the IR35 reform that is due to come into play next April will cause problems for both umbrella payroll services and agencies. The legislation as it currently stands has caused some... Read More

The Future of Furloughing

As the smallest entity across industry supply chains, contractors have been among the hardest hit by the Covid 19 lockdown.  For many contractors, the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) has been an essential and valuable necessity when many of their... Read More

Off-Payroll Postponed Until 2021 In The Private Sector

In a compassionate move by HMRC, the implementation of IR35 into the private sector has been postponed until April 2021.  This is due to the impact Covid 19 has had on the everyday and working life of many. As much... Read More

It’s Happening – IR35 in the private sector is definitely on the way

So the 2020 budget has been published and much to the dismay of contractors working in the private sector, there has been no backtracking, reforms or changes. The planned changes due to be implemented in April are on track and... Read More

Are You Looking At Me?

According to the employment appeals tribunal Addison Lee’s drivers are not self employed contractors.  If you were to ask Addison Lee they would tell you that they are. Their workers drive an Addison Lee car/van that has Addison Lee permanently displayed... Read More

The April 2019 Loan Charge

Are you liable for the April 2019 loan charge? We have had a number of enquiries from people that were previously paid via loan schemes (disguised remuneration). These people have now found that they need to be paid using PAYE via Umbrella... Read More

Change Is Coming

The IR35 private sector consultation has ended And the deadline for responding to HMRC’s consultation document on extending the off-payroll rules to the private sector has expired.  So what was the outcome? On May 18th 2018, HMRC published a consultation document... Read More