Government scraps plan to repeal IR35 tax reforms

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Government scraps plan to repeal IR35 tax reforms
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Government scraps plan to repeal IR35 tax reforms

Kwasi Kwarteng said last month that the system would return to its original rules from April 2023, requiring independent contractors to calculate their own taxes

Jeremy Hunt, the new Chancellor of the Exchequer, has reversed the plans to abolish the controversial Off-payroll IR35 Reforms, which the previous Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng announced in his mini-bu...

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