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Campaign to Challenge IR35 reforms launched

All IT Contractors in the Public sector are being urged to support a crowd-funded campaign to challenge the IR35 reforms introduced by HMRC earlier this year. Contractors have been speaking out about their displeasure on how public sector organisations have interpreted the new IR35 regulations. The campaign has been started by Mike Gibson an IT consultant and entrepreneur Andrew Merritt-Morling who believe these reforms are unfair to It contractors. Gibson says “There are unquestionably people

IR35 Reforms to Impair Innovation:

Contractors Believe IR35 Reforms Will Impair Public Sector Innovation and Competitiveness The IR35 anti-tax avoidance reforms will be introduced soon, and new research is warning that they could damage the competitiveness of the public sector, as well as its ability to secure IT talent. Harvey Nash Recruitment surveyed 269 contractors; 82% of whom said they fear that the changes could affect the competitiveness of the public sector in the UK, while 64% were concerned about