IR35 The case against “contractors”.

16/3 16:00

It is worth being aware that there IS a good case for HMRC’s apparent “war on contractors”.

Managed Service Company (MSC)

The MSC legislation (Chapter 9 ITEPA 2003) April 2007 was enacted to counter a tiny number of huge contractor operations where if I recall correctly it was alleged 240,000 “contractors” were in fact domestic cleaners and the like. These folk had no idea they were “self-employed contractors” and all the benefits of these operations flowed to the operators and…