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Latest News

Killing IR35 would be Autumn Statement 2014's worst outcome

He's against the political wind, but it's the chancellor who can shift contractor taxation -- not the IR35 Review.

Comment 20th November 2014

IT contracting in 2014-15: change, growth and optimism

A review of the year that's nearly up for IT contractors, and what to expect in 2015.

Comment 19th November 2014

IT contractors predict pay rates to rise

And an even greater number foresee more IT contracts in the pipeline for 2015.

Contracting News 18th November 2014

National Freelancers Day

UK set to celebrate contractors and the millions of other people who work independently.

Contracting News 18th November 2014

Latest Guides

Contractors' Questions: Would commuting cost me less as a 'Ltd' company?

Expenses aid for a would-be contractor feeling stung by the travel costs of a new opportunity.

Expenses 21st November 2014

Contractors' Questions: How to be tax-efficient when IT contracting in the US?

Compliance expert helps an IT contractor eyeing a project across the pond.

Contracting Overseas 20th November 2014

Don't rely on recruiters for contracting abroad advice

IT contracting in Switzerland is less costly than one agency would have you believe.

Contracting Overseas 19th November 2014

Contracting as a Business Analyst

What does a freelance Business Analyst do and how do I become one?

Jobs Guides 13th November 2014