Qdos Issue IR35 Advice Ahead of the Budget 2018

Qdos Issue IR35 Advice Ahead of the Budget 2018

IR35 specialist Qdos Contractor have issued extensive practical advice for self-employed individuals, employment agencies, engagers, and end users about a week before the expected Budget 2018. The advisory firm has stated that private sector businesses and contractors...
HMRC Receives Another Blow Regarding Its CEST Tool

HMRC Receives Another Blow Regarding Its CEST Tool

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has experienced another blow as a tribunal judge has ruled against the IR35 determination of its Check and Employment Stats for Tax (CEST) tool. The judge has rejected the tool’s assessment that had wrongly put a contractor...
A Close Look at the CEST Tool

A Close Look at the CEST Tool

The Check Employment Status for Tax (CEST) tool has been heavily criticized for being inadequate to determine the IR35 status. The tool has been censured by tax accountants and parliamentarians alike for not being fit for purpose. But how does the CEST actually assess...