16th March - Law News

3002nd Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based legal news & articles archive since 2011 focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Litigation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus:  The Indian Prime Minister holds a video conference with all South Asian leaders to discuss strategies to contain the virus outbreak.

Focus of the Day Article: Lawyers have slated the decision by the Chancellor to press ahead with IR35 implementation in April. The Treasury confirmed in this week’s Budget that it will legislate to implement the changes to the off-payroll working rules (IR35) from 6 April 2020. The rule change aims to catch out contractors who set up limited companies to minimise tax exposure while working in similar conditions to that of an employee. Full story - New Law Journal

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