"These statistics tell us that very few of these individuals want to become employees."
Tania Bowers, General Council from APSCo, a trade body for staffing professionals gives their expert advice to recruiters about IR35 in light of the changes in 2000 and 2017 and further coming in April 2020 which impact tax implications.…
"Independent workers simply do not trust private sector clients and recruiters to make accurate status decisions without assistance."
"It is vital that companies review their existing and future recruitment providers to ensure they are using IR35-compliant models."
"We hope that HMRC has the good sense to consider, and take heed of, the concerns and advice offered by those who know what’s happening on the ground."
iConsult are holding a series of free seminars across the country focused on the impact of IR35.
The time for UK businesses to put their IR35 house in order is now.
"Our aim is to make sure that recruitment businesses leave our events feeling confident about the upcoming changes to IR35 and are able to implement practical changes in their business."
“The planned changes to taxation which are due to come into effect a year from now could significantly impede labour market agility at a time when UK businesses need it most."
“Right from the outset, the public made HMRC aware that CEST wasn’t up to the job and, over time, more of the tool’s failings have become apparent and dissatisfaction has grown."