The digitisation of business services has been a global trend since the late nineties and as technologies have continued to advance the development of increasingly smart software can automate a business’ often labour-intensive processes.
It’s been a little over 2 months since one of the largest and probably the most unpopular changes facing contractors working in healthcare in the UK was introduced. Know how is it affecting the contractors.
The Budget earlier this month brought new and stricter IR35 guidelines for contractors working within the public sector. IR35 rules determine whether a contractor should be treated as a company or an employee for tax purposes and have been extremely controversial since their introduction by Gordon Brown back in 1999.