Archive: Jan 2020

April 2020’s IR35 Changes – Government Review

The review will, the Government says, determine if any further steps can be taken to ensure the smooth and successful implementation of the reforms, which are due to come into force in April 2020. As part of this, the review will also assess whether any additional support is needed to ensure that the self-employed, who are not in scope of the rules, are not impacted.

Struggling with your New Year’s Resolutions?

The number one reason most people don’t stick to their new year’s resolutions is that they set unrealistic goals. It’s called the “False Hope Syndrome” where a person’s unrealistic expectations about the likely speed, amount, ease and consequences of changing their behaviour.

Budget Day – 11th March

The first Budget is often when bad news is delivered, being the furthest from the next election. Given the limited wriggle room Mr Javid has with no income tax/VAT/NICs rates increase pledge, maybe some creativity is required.  Pension tax relief is a possibility!