HOW WILL BREXIT AFFECT CONTRACTORS AND LIMITED COMPANIES?
HEATHROW EXPANSION AN OPPORTUNITY FOR CONTRACTORS
On 23 June 2016, via a nationwide referendum, Britain voted to leave the European Union. Britain’s exit, or ‘Brexit’, took the world by surprise. Here we look at the main consequences for workers post-Brexit.
REVEALING THE ENIGMA OF IR35
The prospects and opportunities involved for contractors due to this project is looked into and the benefits associated with Business Summits in relation to this innovative construction project is touched upon. Both the financial and social aspects of such a project are highlighted
A New Milestone for Heathrow
A Major Infrastructure Change
An Opportunity for Contractors
DEADLINES FOR TAX RETURNS
You may have heard the term IR35 before, but do you know what does it exactly stand for, or more importantly what it entails? IR35 is a tax legislation designed to deal with tax evasion by workers who are providing their services through intermediaries like a limited company, who otherwise would have been an employee if there was no intermediary used. Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) refers to these workers as “disguised employees”. IR35 is a set of rules affecting the contractor’s Tax and National Insurance who works for a client through an intermediary.
What is IR35
Rules and regulations
Reasons for imposition
Running a business means coming into more contact with HMRC, with an increase in obligations for both filing, making regular tax payments and potentially more penalties if deadlines are missed. We look at the key areas below:
Self-Assessment: key dates
PAYE and Class 1 National Insurance (NI)
Meeting HMRC’S deadlines for tax returns and payments