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Latest News

Contractors' IFA backs plan for P2P loans in ISAs

A third type of tax-free ISA is on its way, in what's billed as boost to start-ups and savers.

Money News 24th October 2014

Revenue is right to clear up what a 'compliant' umbrella is

Manual spelling out 'the look and feel' of a lawful payroll provider is not before time.

Comment 23rd October 2014

Study to gauge umbrella sector's economic value

Payroll firms asked to share their facts and figures to help bend the government's ear.

Contracting News 23rd October 2014

Contractors aren't tax-led to PSCs, finds HMRC

Limited liability, not dodging their fair share, is primarily why contractors incorporate.

Contracting News 22nd October 2014

Latest Guides

Contractors' Questions: Will moving our IT to the cloud be taxing?

Accounting tips for a tech company hoping for a saving by upgrading to SaaS.

Limited Companies 21st October 2014

How to save tax on your contractor life insurance

Your family and company will be the beneficiaries of a Relevant Life Policy.

Insurance 20th October 2014

Contractors' Questions: What if I face a Section 9A tax investigation?

Expert solves an EBT contractor's query, but says there's a bigger question to pose.  

EBT 17th October 2014

Contractors' Questions: Can I claim travel, office and hotel expenses?

One IT contractor's current and future arrangements are ripe for reimbursements.

Expenses 13th October 2014