Hauliers using limited company drivers could face heavy fines, tax specialists warn


 

Tax specialists are warning hauliers and driver agencies to check they are compliant with IR35 tax rules on hiring limited company drivers, which were introduced in April last year. The warning comes as HMRC prepares to end the 12-month “soft landing” period next month and start investigating hauliers and agencies that may have transgressed the new IR35 regulations. Under the changes, large and medium-sized haulage companies – with net turnover of above £10m, or 50 or more staff – can […]