IR35 is the name given to a tax legislation that aims to ensure those who work through their own company often known as a ‘personal services company’ or a limited liability partnership pay employment taxes and national insurance contributions (NICs) in a similar way to their permanent counterparts. The aim of this is to specifically challenge those who in the eyes of HMRC should be classed as ‘disguised employees’.
First a little bit of context. As you may be aware, Procurement People were lucky enough to be acquired by the Executive Network Group six months ago, moving into new offices in Edgbaston and starting a new chapter for our business. This has been a great opportunity to network with the staff of five other specialist recruitment companies.
As an avid football fan I have paid much interest over recent months of the emergence of the Chinese Super League within the world of football. For those of you unaware of the current situation, Chinese President Xi Jinping has an ambition to turn football in his country in to a global leader.