Business Entity Tests set to be removed

HMRC has announced that it will be removing the Business Entity tests from the 6th April 2015. HMRC has made the decision to scrap the tests after only 2 years following recommendations from the IR35 forum. The tests were part of a larger initiative to allow contractors to gauge their own IR35 risk. The IR35 forum…

New contractor policies

With the Chancellor’s Autumn Budget on the horizon the Treasury has reached out and asked for input into the Chancellor’s statement. IPSE have taken the lead and proposed a number of policy changes, which would benefit 4.6 million self-employed people. Simon McVicker, IPSE’s Head of Policy and External Affairs said: “The policy proposals we are…