Orange & Gold Blog

IR35 business entity tests flawed

The business entity tests introduced in 2012 are so flawed that in a recent survey 81% of contractors were deemed to be high or medium risk.

RTI small business concession

A concession for small businesses, such as freelance contractors, has been made over the timing of the new RTI (real time information) reporting

HMRC steps up RTI publicity with Twitter Q&A

Real Time Information (RTI) comes into force in one month's time and HMRC says it is escalating the publicity campaign to reach as many employers as possible.

National Minimum Wage and travel expenses

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group observe that some employers are using trail expenses to top up wages for purposes of the National Minimum Wage