Statement of Work – Does it guarantee an outside-IR35 determination?

IR35 is a complex issue for large businesses and the bugbear of most contractors’ lives. However, most businesses know that working under a Statement of Work (SoW) is a good way to remain on the right side of IR35. In this post, we will explore how a SoW works, why it...

Assumptions and Dependencies in Systems Integration Contracts

In contracts that organisations sign up with systems integrators, one section that is always important for clients to focus a lot on is the Assumptions and Dependencies section. Usually, the initial draft for this section comes from the Systems Integrator. What does...

5 Ways to Handle Covid-19 as a Contractor

The outbreak of the Coronavirus, and the resulting effects to the job market, have been catastrophic, and for most of us, completely unexpected. If you are a contractor and you have entered the Covid-19 phase without a contract, it can be a worrying and concerning...

5 Ways to Work Effectively from Home

The outbreak of Covid-19 has meant that more of us are having to work from home than ever before. Working remotely is normal for some people, but the idea of working this way is completely alien to many. It can be difficult to work from and ensure you are productive,...