IR35 Consultation

We understand the struggles your firm may be facing due to the challenges of implementing an off-payroll regime. You need access to the best contracting talent, whilst also limiting your risk. We can help.

Your consultation will involve:

  • Listening to and understanding your concerns
  • Sharing our insights and knowledge on best practice
  • Answering your detailed technical questions
  • Providing some valuable pointers to help with your compliance

We are committed to your privacy and will never share your information

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Our Credentials

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Dave Chaplin is the author of IR35 & Off-Payroll Explained and has been engrossed in IR35 technical matters for two decades. Dave assists with IR35 tax tribunals and regularly attends those he’s not involved with to understand emerging arguments and latest interpretation on status matters.

He has consulted for HMRC, advises senior politicians and Government bodies on freelance tax matters, and has a wide network of contacts in the IR35 sphere including tax experts, lawyers and barristers. His mathematics background and 25 years experience in commercial software development in the finance sector also enables him to provide advice and guidance on streamlining processes and operations.

Dave was named by SIA as one of Europe's 100 most influential staffing leaders in their 2021 Staffing 100 Europe List.

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At the cutting-edge of employment status case law

IR35 case law has moved on considerably in the last decade. Barristers and armies of lawyers are now involved.

Co-defending IR35 investigations and assisting in IR35 tax tribunals means IR35 Shield is at the cutting-edge of employment status case law. This, combined with our extensive experience, means IR35 Shield is always up-to-date, informing our inbuilt compliance tools to help ensure our clients don’t get caught up in any unnecessary litigation by HMRC.

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