Reply to post: Re: Its about keeping the loophole open..... for the rich

Industry reps told the UK taxman everything wrong with extending IR35. What happened next will astound you

mutt13y

Re: Its about keeping the loophole open..... for the rich

>The problem for HMRC is then that they want to stop contractors using those rules - BUT NOT >REMOVE THOSE RULES for the big boys.

Exactly, and they would not have to put much of a dent in those rules to get the additional income they are after. I reckon if they increased Dividend tax by 1% they would make much more and be unambiguous.

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