We offer expert tax and accounting advice to freelancers, contractors and consultants in Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Pontypridd, Bridgend and throughout the UK. This area of taxation is complex as such it is recommended that you always obtain expert advice. We are the first accountants in South Wales to achieve accredited accountants status from the Professional Contractors Group (PCG). The PCG is the voice of freelancing: the association that represents, supports and promotes freelancers, contractors and consultants in the UK. You can find out more about the PCG here, should you wish to join please contact us for details of discounts available.
We offer comprehensive tax advice to contractors. Please contact us if you would like a free consultation to discuss the tax advantages of contracting in more detail and the different possible scenarios.
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This probably the most famous taxation issue affecting contractors but is certainly not the only one. There are many factors to consider in deciding if a contractor is caught by the notorious IR35 legislation.
Fundamental factors to consider:
Other factors to consider:
These are often matters of general employment law, and not specific tax legislation. There is an enormous amount of Case Law in this area and the Taxman is not always right. They do not have the final say on whether somebody is caught by IR35 or not. We can argue your case for you.
The cost of employees and employers national insurance if you get it wrong are considerable as well as interest and penalties.
We can review your existing arrangements and give you our opinion on whether it will stand up to attack from the Revenue. We can help draft contracts for services to assist you and advise on how you can maximise your chances.