Why Entrepreneurs’ Relief changes should be the lesser concern for IT Contractors
March 15, 2016
Our Business Risk Adviser, Nick Hood comments for Contractor UK on the threatened changes to the taxation of funds taken out of companies operated by IT contractors.
…many contractors have heard rumours that the government intends to make changes to Entrepreneurs’ Relief (ER), which currently limits tax payable on capital gains. Unfortunately, the amendments that are actually proposed in this area of taxation go much further than just changing ER. These changes could have a majorly adverse impact on contractors who are operating via limited companies …….