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IR35 – has become a very ‘hot topic’ in recent months with a lot of rumours flying around which are often contradictory and an interpretation as ‘someone understands it’.
RIFT won the Invicta Chamber Excellence in Customer Service Award 2017 and retains ServiceMark with a UK leading score on the same day.
With recruitment and apprenticeships being such a hot topic at the moment, what with the levy coming next month and apprenticeships being available to a much wider age range and many varied courses, at RIFT Accounting we thought we would share our experience of employing an apprentice ourselves and how this works realistically.
Despite a manifesto pledge not to increase the rates of National Insurance, increases to the Class 4 rate will see 1.6 million self-employed people being clobbered with an average National Insurance bill £240 higher than they expected. A year after that, we'll be seeing another rise to 11%. It's come as a shock to many self-employed people, some of whom were actually expecting to see a drop in the NICs they paid.
When traditional lenders slam their doors, alternative financing could be beating a path to yours.