Chancellor’s Autumn Statement – A Damp Squib?

The Chancellor has delivered his Autumn Statement, which, despite all the rhetoric and propaganda, was largely a damp squib for contractors, temps and self-employed people.  Here we explain why. Self-employed A big headline was the abolition of class 2 NICs paid by self-employed people earning over £12,570, and reducing class 4 NICs from 9% to […]

Autumn Budget Date Scheduled

The Chancellor recently announced that this year’s Autumn Budget will take place on 22 November 2023, essential viewing for the political geeks among us, and our first indication of tax changes which might affect you. In recent years we’ve had announcements that: reviews IR35, repeals IR35, retains IR35 freezes personal tax rates / VAT / […]