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Latest News

IR35 challenger to draw up complaints list

Where the off-payroll rules should be fought, and why, to be itemised and assessed.

IR35 News 26th June 2017

Hiring blunders 'costing UK plc billions'

Stage-by-stage: the litany of errors that are commonly made when end-users recruit.

Job News 23rd June 2017

IR35 changes go ahead despite no Queen’s Speech mention

Plus, the six other areas you need to know about if you're a contractor now, and over the next two years.

IR35 News 22nd June 2017

Don't rehash raid on one-man bands, Hammond told

Chancellor receives his first submission for the post-election Budget he threatened.

Job News 21st June 2017

Latest Guides

Contractors' Questions: Will going direct breach the non-compete clause?

Wording about bypassing is the key to getting around legal bother.

Guide to Contracts 26th June 2017

Contractors' Questions: What's the NHS's IR35 policy on PSCs?

IR35 expert gives the health service's current status on limited company workers.

Public Sector Contracting 22nd June 2017

Contractors' Questions: How best to work for a Paris firm from London?

It's the client who calls the shots on most of the queries a remote IT worker is firing.

Contracting Overseas 21st June 2017

Contractors' Questions: How to cut fraud risk as a 'Ltd' company director?

Three ways to help keep the crosshairs of fraudsters from locking onto you.

Limited Companies 20th June 2017