IR35: There's no such thing as a political Harry Potter
The incoming government will be under extreme pressure to scrap IR35 from many quarters of the business community, but reforming this controversial legislation can't be solved with the wave of a magic wand, argues Chris Bryce, chairman of the Professional Contractor's Group (PCG).
Have you been following the debates? One side says we are making progress, while the other side shouts, ‘no we aren’t’! One side claims things are looking better and change is around the corner, while the other side says 'no, it’s more of the same and we are in for a really tough time'. I’m not talking about the election debates; I’m talking about the debate over IR35.