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Latest News

Taxman talks of 'off-payroll rules in the private sector'

HMRC's denials of change might still not convince non-rocket scientist contractors.

IR35 News 18th August 2017

Off-payroll rules' extension 'is PSCs' top concern'

'Inevitable' roll-out of April’s IR35 reforms worry half of contractors.

IR35 News 17th August 2017

Small IT companies shrug off Brexit's impact

Techies in business-as-usual mode about the UK's exit, before a post-2019 bounce.

Contracting News 17th August 2017

Contractors handed official IP-Brexit guide

Reassurance (of sorts) for those whose designs or creations are protected.

Contracting News 15th August 2017

Latest Guides

GDPR Training: What to Consider

Who's going for training on GDPR; why it’s useful and how to decide on a course.

Training 16th August 2017

Contractors' Questions: Is UK accommodation claimable if I live abroad?

SDC, not his wife, seems to be the main issue for a contractor inbound from South Africa.

Expenses 16th August 2017

Contractors' Questions: Is my drive to a house I’m refurbing claimable?

Tax expert steps in to address a property-developing 'Ltd,' in dispute with his accountant.

Expenses 15th August 2017

Contractors' Questions: Is PAYE or 'Ltd' best for public contracts?

Accounting boss tries to help a contractor, without using numbers.

Public Sector Contracting 10th August 2017