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Talksport presenter wins £143k IR35 appeal

Talksport radio show host Paul Hawksbee has won his IR35 appeal at a First Tier Tribunal (FTT), marking another defeat for HMRC over the question of whether broadcasters working via personal service companies (PSCs) should be considered as employees.

Talksport presenter wins £143k IR35 appeal
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The case, Kickabout Productions Ltd and HMRC, [2019] UKFTT 415 TC07230, was brought by Hawkbee's personal services company, Kickabout Productions Ltd (KPL), against a demand for PAYE and a notice of decision for Class 1 National Insurance contributions (NICs) issued by HMRC for the period 2012 to 2015 and amounting to some £143,000 in total.

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