Since we started working with Qdos we have been continually impressed by their technical excellence and flexible approach to designing bespoke solutions for complex requirements. By combining cutting edge technology with their knowledge of the legislation, they have provided us with an excellent service which has been of considerable benefit to our business and clients. Their knowledge of the market is exceptional and, as a result, they are very proactive and able to offer helpful advice and ideas.
Statements of Work (SoW) have become a key consideration for businesses when discussing their strategies in response to IR35 reform (the off-payroll working rules).
Despite their popularity however, the use of SoWs and how they can be used and incorporated by businesses into their contractual documentation is often misunderstood especially when it comes to the implications and use under the IR35 legislation.
There is a common misconception that engaging contractors with a Statement of Work or moving to such an arrangement between an agency supplier and client will automatically avoid IR35, however this is not the case. Read on to find out more about statements of work and their involvement in the IR35 conversation.