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Liberty Bishop are a specialist payroll and accountancy provider for contract and freelance workers, providing a range of different solutions on both a domestic (UK) and an international basis. Established in 1995, we have over 20 years of experience in providing contractors and agencies with the best practice advice, backed-up by fully-compliant and robust solutions.
We pride ourselves on building relationships; our fully-trained and friendly team are here to help. Providing you with a highly personal level of service, their job is to make your contracting experience a stress-free and happy one. We’ve improved the contracting experience for over 36,000 contractors since we opened our doors in 1995, and during that time have also developed good relationships with 100’s of recruitment agencies too!
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Buried away on page 103 of NHS Digital’s Annual Report and Accounts is the admission that NHSD has been levied with a £4.3m fine (including penalties and interest) in relation to incorrect IR35 determinations made between April 2017 and December 2018. What’s most disturbing about all of this is not so much the fine itself, [...] read more
Successfully navigating the 2020 IR35 reforms will require careful planning and a robust process. Why not let Liberty Bishop deliver on this for you?! Liberty Bishop Assure provides a full end-to-end solution for recruitment agencies and clients impacted by the off-payroll reforms: IR35 assessments that are more reliable than CEST…and supported by insurance Inbuilt [...] read more
On Wednesday 11th July 2019, HM Treasury and HM Revenue & Customs published their draft Finance Bill 2019-20. The full draft is here: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/finance-bill-2019-20 As expected, the draft confirms that the off-payroll reforms to the private sector will apply from April 2020 with the following details announced: End clients (provided that they are not [...] read more
Contractors, recruiters, and everyone else associated with the so-called “gig economy” appeared to breath a collective sigh of relief yesterday when it was announced at budget that reform of IR35 in the private sector would not be introduced in April 2019 as originally expected, but would instead be delayed by a year and introduced [...] read more
At Liberty Bishop we are far from experts on Brexit (Who is?), but with the EU leaving date looming fast, we thought it essential to examine what might happen when the UK exits the European Union. Welcome to the great unknown! Brexit, a word that conjures horror and delight in equal measures. Whichever way [...] read more