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PAYE deduction from Independent Contractor

Posted 25 April 2016 under Tax Q&A


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Karen says:
25 April 2016 at 13:01

I am a bookkeeper new to the film production industry and need some clarity on freelance artists. My understanding is that unless they have a registered company the deduction is 25% from their earnings without fail. If they claim they have a company then I am to ask for the company registration certificate for audit purposes and not deduct PAYE

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25 April 2016 at 13:25

Work through our online decision tree on Independent Contractors which will assist you to determine the correct tax treatment for the artists.


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