The financial benefits of contracting are quickly diminish once you’ve been caught by IR35, however all is not lost if you are within IR35 you are able to invest your gross taxable income into a contractor pension scheme well before the taxes can be applied. This means that you are able to invest as much of your income as you can afford without the income been taxed.
Tony Harris goes into a lot more detail about how this works in the video, so I would suggest if you are affected by IR35 that you take the time to watch this short video
John Yerou is the owner and founder of Contractor Guides; a trading style & trade mark of the award winning Mortgage Quest Ltd. One of the most recognised names in providing mortgages for contractors and freelancers across the UK.
In 2004 John began his career in Financial Services as an independent mortgage adviser and broker. John has been instrumental in negotiating bespoke underwriting for contractors with high street lenders.
His presence in the industry as a go-to expert is growing by the day and he is regularly cited and writes in publications both locally and nationally.