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Latest News

IT workers jostle for Monaco Grand Prix prize

Petrol-head techies will lap up a VIP race day experience at an agency's expense.    

Job News 24th April 2015

Contractors' Questions: Which freelance IT skills are reliably hot?

Four facets of the IT contracts market show no sign of election jitters.

Market News 24th April 2015

Contractors begin new IR35 assurance process

Fresh off-payroll guidance tells public clients how to check for IR35 now BETs are off.

Contracting News 23rd April 2015

Why contractors will always need the courts

Services that conciliate and mediate are best with the courts, not as alternatives.

Comment 22nd April 2015

Latest Guides

What the political parties plan for contractors' cash

IFA analyses which political party might impact your personal finances the most.

Money 22nd April 2015

Contractors' Questions: What if I'm supplying a US firm from the UK?

Expert confirms a contractor's hunch that he needn't deal with the IRS.

Contracting Overseas 21st April 2015

Top 5 overseas contracting hotspots of 2015

Where in the world is shaping up to be 'hot' for the UK's IT contractors.

Contracting Overseas 15th April 2015

Contractors' Questions: How to wind-up a partnership?

Techie gets top tips on going into and out of business with a fellow contractor.

Successful Contracting 15th April 2015