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Contracting

  • IR35 – In and Out of Scope

    November 26, 2019

      There’s lots of terminology surrounding IR35, but the most important to understand is the difference between contractors being In and Out of Scope of IR35.   The IR35 basics IR35, whilst already in operation in the Public Sector, will be extended to the Private Sector in April 2020. The legislation is used by HMRC […]

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  • Why businesses need to review their contractor workforce ahead of IR35

    November 20, 2019

      Like it or not, IR35 is heading to the private sector in April 2020. It’s a topic self-employed contractors are already talking about, and it’s no surprise when In Scope assignments will see them subject to income tax and National Insurance Contributions they are not currently required to pay.   Making IR35 determinations The […]

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  • Solving the renewable energy skills shortage

    July 23, 2019

      Mhairi Brown leads NRL’s technical and engineering recruitment operations across Scotland, working with renewable energy clients to place temporary and permanent workers into this emerging sector. She recently discussed how businesses can address the renewable energy skill shortage in Business Scotland magazine.   As more and more renewable energy projects commence development in Scotland […]

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  • Project Update – Victoria Square, Woking

    July 19, 2019

      Victoria Square is set to transform Woking town centre, helping shape a regeneration that will best position the town for years to come. NRL’s Woking recruitment branch Team Leader Andy Williams looks at how the project is progressing.   It’s hard not to see the progress going on with the build, especially when it’s […]

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  • How will IR35 affect my contractor workforce?

    July 12, 2019

      You’ll have found it hard to miss that IR35 is heading to the private sector in April 2020, but what will it mean for your company if you engage external contractors?   What is IR35? Already in force across the public sector, IR35 is legislation drawn up by the government to combat tax avoidance. […]

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