Industry Insights - February 2021

  • SoW on their own - a word of caution

    Posted on Friday, February 5, 2021 by Grant PaskinsNo comments

    Statement of Works (SoWs) appear to be getting popular, especially when it comes to the implications and use under the new Off Payroll rules. But a word of caution... ... using a SoW on its own and as the basis of contractual documentation for a Clients and PSC's Contract appears to be misunderstood. Without having a separate Terms of Business and Agreement between the parties in the supply chain ...

  • Ways to Improve Your Talent Management Strategy

    Posted on Friday, February 5, 2021 by Gary SmithNo comments

    The talent market is undergoing a huge overhaul. Economic changes, Brexit and the pandemic accelerating technological advancements, and the rise of a global workforce all affect businesses and, as a result, talent management strategy. Remote and on-demand work continues to increase – millions of British citizens now work remotely at least part of the time -- forcing companies of all sizes to ...

  • Ensuring your Contingent workforce is IR35 compliant.

    Posted on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 by Gary SmithNo comments

    Evaluation of your current contractor processes will give you an indication of the IR35 status of your PSC workers, allowing you to consider any requirement for optimising your business processes for IR35 compliance. The following series of checks will help you gain a starting point to appraise your current situation and determine the procedures required to comply with the new IR35 rules. Taking ...

  • Are you prepared for the IR35 Rules Changes on the 6th April 2021?

    Posted on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 by Gary SmithNo comments

    Are you prepared for the IR35 Rules Changes on the 6 th April 2021? The HM Revenue & Customs guidance is as follows: Are you prepared for changes to the off-payroll working rules (IR35) if you are a client receiving services from a worker through their intermediary? Off-payroll working rules change on 6 April 2021 and are applied differently. From this date, all public authorities and medium and ...