PCG has developed close relationships with a number of
key suppliers who provide services to PCG and its members.
Blackmore Borley Limited,
insurance brokers and their subsidiary Randall Dorling Limited.
Blackmore Borley devised the PCG Professional Indemnity
insurance scheme for members and the PCG’s tax expense insurance
policy that covers all PCG members for the professional
costs of dealing with Revenue and Customs and excise investigations.
Bond Pearce, solicitors.
Bond Pearce has been advising PCG since its inception and
the lead service partner, Tony Askham, headed up the legal
team for the PCG’s judicial review. The firm acts as PCG’s
Company Secretary and also provides the legal help-line
service to PCG members.
Hopper Williams & Bell are
the PCG’s auditors and also provide management accounting
assistance to the PCG.
Medibroker are the independent
healthcare advisers who have set up the discounted private
medical insurance scheme for PCG members.
Qdos Consulting are the tax advisers
to PCG’s tax expense insurance policy and also provide the tax
help-line for PCG members. They also developed and market jointly
with PCG the TLC 35 insurance policy that provides qualifying
members with cover for any additional tax, National Insurance
and penalties that might arise if the Revenue successfully challenge
a contractor’s status under IR 35.
Anne Redston (Expert tax Advisor)
initially joined the Executive team to bring additional strength
to the technical aspect of the detailed negotiations with the
Inland Revenue. She had previously led the working party of
professional bodies and others against the original proposals,
and had continued to lobby for change and simplification of
the IR35 regime from her position as a tax adviser.
(Case Law Review) Francesca’s role within the Executive
team focuses on co-ordinating and managing the case law review
service. This includes identifying individual cases where the
law is unclear and where a case law decision would bring clarity
and certainty to a wider number of contractors. She then recommend
to the Board which cases should receive PCG support and oversees
Also there are a number of firms and advisers who provide
contract review services to PCG members via the PCG contract