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Latest News

HMRC unveils IR35 consultation on public PSCs

A digital tool and 'truncated IR35' tout certainty – and not just for the public sector.

IR35 News 27th May 2016

HMRC customer service has collapsed - report

Spending watchdog mauls the taxman for saving just £1 for every £4 taxpayers have lost.

Money News 26th May 2016

Fraudsters posing as HMRC hijack iTunes

One taxpayer who lost £15,000 is among 'hundreds' of scammed Revenue customers.

Money News 26th May 2016

Contractors, no need to be in a spin about expenses

Claims being made about claims are unnecessarily clouding convoluted T&S rules.

Comment 25th May 2016

Latest Guides

Contractors' Questions: How to withdraw my limited company’s funds?

Permie who went contracting while on leave seeks the cheapest way to extract £4k.

Limited Companies 25th May 2016

Contractors' Questions: What if agent represents me but won't submit CV?

Expert helps an IT contractor potentially told porkies by his agency.

Guide To Agencies 23rd May 2016

Contractors' Questions: How might Brexit affect me as a contractor?

What contracting in Europe could entail if the UK votes 'leave' on June 23rd.

Contracting Overseas 18th May 2016

IT contractor guide to data breach and cyber security insurance

What risks you face; why to prepare and how to cover you, your 'Ltd' and your reputation.

Insurance 17th May 2016