Another HMRC IR35 defeat

Following on from other recent IR35 cases, which we’ve reported, its come to light HMRC have lost another case. The recent cases we know about are: Jensal Software  – taxpayer won MDCM – taxpayer won Ackroyd – HMRC victory The latest one...

P11D deadlines

The employer filing deadline of 6 July is approaching quickly. The 2017/18 tax year will be the first tax year where the value and types of benefits that employers report on their 2017/18 forms P11D and P11D(b) can be affected by the introduction of ‘special rules’ to...

MTD for VAT is coming

Since mainstream Making Tax Digital (MTD) was delayed, time has passed quickly and many businesses thoughts have passed to more pleasant things like tax returns and GDPR! But MTD is back on the horizon and it will impact on VAT shortly. What changes does MTD for VAT...

GDPR and Data Protection

If you are a client of ours and struggling with what you need to do for GDPR compliance, then you may find this guide from our Daughter business YogaTax of use Data Protection and GDPR Unless you have played fast and loose with data before, you probably don’t...

HMRC Private Sector IR35 Reform Open Consultation

The expected consultation on Private Sector IR35 reform is now out.  For clients using Personal Service Companies, it’s worth a read.  It’s of wider interest to anyone who engages limited company contractors as well. For “reform”, read “tightening” – this is...

HMRC lose another IR35 case

Hot on the heels of Ackroyd, which HMRC won, and MDCM, which HMRC lost, and both decided largely around control, HMRC have lost another IR35 case on control – Jensal Software. Interestingly the top level contract, between agent and client, referred to the...