Contractor Corner

Welcome to Contractor Corner, the series written specifically by Qdos Contractor for accountants with clients who are contractors Immediate Exchequer risk needs to be addressed The minutes from the latest IR35 Forum held on 11 December 2017 demonstrate HMRC’s urgency…

Payment of CIS Tax

By: Robert W. Maas FCA, FTII, FIIT, TEP  8.31 Focus Tax is also deducted at source from payments to building industry sub-contractors. This has to be deducted (and in most cases accounted for electronically) by contractors and anyone else who…

Sexual harassment at work

It would appear that no industry is safe from the threat of sexual harassment, with recent examples in Hollywood, hospitality and the political parties highlighting the widespread nature of the problem, writes Amanda Chadwick. The ensuing media coverage has raised…

Who is piloting this MTD agenda?

As an accountant in practice I fully recognise that unlike Canute holding back the march of the digital agenda is a non-starter. I have supported HMRC’s move to a digital platform but I have always believed that mandated is not…