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Private Sector IR35 Reform: Help Your Clients Maintain “Reasonable Care”

For a number of reasons, most often resourcing issues or time constraints, we’re still seeing end clients using “blanket” or “role based” IR35

What Recruiters Need to Know About IR35

As a recruiter, you don't need to be an expert in the IR35 legislation, but you do need to know the broad strokes of how it affects your

IR35 : How Your Clients Can Avoid Losing Contractors

Since April 2021 most end clients have been responsible for determining the IR35 status of any contractors they engage. As this decision has a marked

Can Recruiters Turn IR35 into a Competitive Advantage?

The contracting industry has been adjusting to IR35 reform since April 2021, and as those adjustments take effect the commercial landscape will

Contracting With The Orange Genie Group

In choosing to join Orange Genie for your assignment with Hays, you become our employee and can look forward to all the benefits an employee would

Do Your CIS Contractors Need Insurance?

If you’re a recruiter engaging CIS contractors, it’s likely that you’ll see this question on a regular basis. Your contractors don’t want to incur

CIS Expenses: Are Your Contractors Missing Out?

If you engage contractors who are on the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS), they’ll be anxious to avoid paying more tax than they should, and

Is CIS Self-Employment a Viable Solution to IR35 Reform?

If the end client finds your contractors to be inside IR35, PAYE tax and NICs will need to be deducted from payments made to their limited companies.

Your Contractors’ Paid Holiday: What Recruiters Need to Know

Almost all workers are entitled to 5.6 weeks paid holiday per year, and this includes contractors who are engaged through a recruitment agency. Where

Recruiters: How Orange Genie can Improve Your Cash Flow

As a contract recruiter, you charge out your contractors to an end client, who pays you for their work. You pay your contractors from the fee the

What Recruiters Need to Know About Umbrella Company Insurance

Your contractors will not usually be covered by your client’s employee insurance, so it’s normal practice for the contract to state that they must be

Recruiter’s Questions about Employers National Insurance

The Health and Social Care Levy that took effect in April 2022 has put National Insurance rates under scrutiny once more, so this seems like a good


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Limited Company Contractors FAQ - August 2022

Here are the most frequently asked questions we've received from Limited company contractors in August 2022, with answers from the experts at

Finding Somewhere to Live for Overseas Trained Supply Teachers

If you're a supply teacher travelling from overseas and looking to work in the UK, one of the first and most important things that you will need

What to Expect when You Start a New Contract as an Umbrella Company Employee

One of the advantages of umbrella company employment is that you’re employed continuously across all your assignments – meaning that you can work on a

Are you switching from Limited Company to Umbrella Employment?

Use our umbrella company take home pay calculator to give you an idea of what you might earn as an umbrella company employee?