Another Loss for HMRC – BBC & Loose Women star Kaye Adams wins in IR35 case

Written by Maggie Lawson, Head of Finance at ICS HMRC have been defeated in yet another high profile IR35 case, at the cost of the taxpayer, bringing the total lost cases to five out of the six IR35 cases that…

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HMRC IR35 2019 Legislation Latest

HMRC IR35 Consultation – March 2019

HMRC has released a consultation on the off-payroll working rules which are due to come into force from April 2020. The government had previously announced, in the Budget 2018, that the reforms will be enacted ahead of 2020. The purpose…

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Sleep Tips for Freelancers

Sleep Well, Work Better: 10 Tips for Freelancers

  Freelancers and business owners have a lot to think about. From delivering a project to submitting a VAT return, any number of things can be playing on your mind. We also know that you don’t perform at 100% when…

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New Year, New Portal – ICS Umbrella Benefits

To improve the experience of our employees we have launched our new, improved ICS Portal! We are confident that it will become a one-stop shop for all your employment needs plus much more: Payslips & Pensions – you will now…

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IR35 – Off Payroll Working in the Private Sector

What has changed? Until April 2020 it is the contractor’s responsibility to determine whether they are operating inside (also known as caught by) IR35 or outside IR35. If the contractor makes the wrong determination then their personal service company is…

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