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IR35: what should I look out for in my contract?

As a contractor, you will be asked to sign written contracts with either an agency or client. At first glance it can just look like pages of ‘legalese’ which make little sense. However, the wording can have a major impact on your IR35 status so it is vital that you are aware of what should – or should not – be in there.

Whilst you should always have…

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I’ve had an IR35 letter – what should I do?

If you receive a letter which mentions IR35, you should immediately assume that you are in the early stages of an IR35 enquiry. Don’t panic though: with a bit of planning and advice you can quickly ensure you are in the best position possible.

You should seek advice from an IR35 expert and not respond to HMRC until you are confident that the information you provide is not…

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IR35: Written contract vs working practices

What carries more weight in an IR35 enquiry: your written contract or the reality of the situation?

Your actual working practices are more important than your written contract in the event of an IR35 investigation. This is because they are a true reflection of the reality of the relationship and HMRC will prioritise this over any written agreements in place.

When dealing with an agency or client, a…

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Does working via an agency help my IR35 position?

The simple answer here is no. In fact, contracting via an agency can sometimes cause problems in the event of an IR35 investigation.

When dealing with an agency, there will be what’s called a lower and an upper level contract. The agreement between the contractor’s limited company and the agency is the lower level contract, and the agreement between the agency and the end user is the upper…

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