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Supreme court hands out employment status judgment

The Supreme Court has handed down its judgment in Autoclenz Ltd v Belcher and Others. This is the most significant employment status judgment since Express and Echo Publications and before that Ready Mixed Concrete.

IR35 included in business taxes simplification review

The Chancellor, George Osborne, has signalled his intention to reform Britain's over-complex tax system with the creation of a new panel of experts charged with making the regime less complex.

IR35 and personal service companies

The HM Treasury Budget Report confirms the Governments commitment to a review of IR35 and small business tax and will release further details shortly

IR35 to be reviewed

Unpopular freelance tax rules are set to be reviewed under plans revealed today by the coalition government. In its detailed programme of government, the Lib-Cons will review IR35 as part of a "wholesale review" of small business taxation. The review will seek to replace it with simpler measures.