What is the IR35 Review?

At the beginning of  January 2020, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sajid Javid, launched a review into the implementation of IR35 in the private sector. The results of the review are expected mid-February with the proposed changes to IR35 due…

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John Lyon, managing director of Lancaster-based contractor accountancy firm, ICS

Update following the Autumn Statement

George Osborne kept his cards close to his chest in the Autumn Statement ahead of expected reforms to taxation of temporary workers. In his speech there was no mention of travel and subsistence tax relief or IR35 however the devil…

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John Lyon, managing director of Lancaster-based contractor accountancy firm, ICS

Managing Director of Lancaster accountancy firm urges against a rushed IR35 review

THE managing director of contractor accountancy firm, ICS, has urged HMRC not to “sprint” into IR35 ahead of the Autumn Statement and understand that Limited Companies are a legitimate payment vehicle for contractors. The annual Autumn Statement, due this year…

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