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Latest News

Budget 2017: Hammond to consult on extending IR35 reforms to private PSCs

Chancellor clears the ground to widen April's off-payroll rules, but is cheered for not bulldozing.

IR35 News 22nd November 2017

Autumn Budget 2017 -- chancellor's full speech

Hammond unveils his second Budget, to 'build a Britain fit for the future.'

Comment 22nd November 2017

Autumn Budget 2017: Contractor's Personal Finance Preview

The inaugural Autumn Budget is almost here: how might it affect your cash?

Comment 22nd November 2017

When CEST can't decide your IR35 status

Are you in the 15%? You've got options but, unlike HMRC, you'll probably wish they were better.

Comment 21st November 2017

Latest Guides

Autumn Budget 2017: Contractor's Checklist

Tick off the nine areas where chancellor Hammond could hit contractors in today’s Budget.

Successful Contracting 22nd November 2017

Contractors' Questions: How can my IR35 status be set before I even begin?

Where working practices now get decided ahead of the work being practiced.

Public Sector Contracting 20th November 2017

Contractors' Questions: Will MTD feature in the Autumn Budget?

Expert helps a contractor fearing an imminent digital tax account update.

Successful Contracting 16th November 2017

Contractors' Questions: When is a training course tax-deductible?

Contractor confused by what the rub is with tax training rules gets the lowdown.

Training 14th November 2017