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Contractors' Questions: Who signs confirmation of work arrangements?

Legal expert points a PSC in the direction of who should sign what.

Apr 27, 2017
Contractors' Questions: How best to freelance in France via my UK ‘Ltd’?

His PSC, not tax, is what makes one techie’s French bit on the side unviable.

Apr 25, 2017
Contractors' Questions: Do I deregister due to the VAT Flat Rate Scheme changes?

When it’s worth leaving the Flat Rate Scheme, and what it means for you and HMRC.

Apr 24, 2017
Contractors' Questions: What if I'm terminated as TUPE doesn't cover the self-employed?

'Difficult' choice for a long-serving agency temp, faced with the bench or a tribunal.

Apr 20, 2017
Contractors' Questions: Can agencies block PSCs from public contracts?

Status aid for a contractor stung by the NHS's ban on 'Ltds.'

Apr 19, 2017
Contractors' Questions: Am I safe from IR35 when moonlighting in the private sector?

Not having the nuts and bolts of his gig on paper won't protect an engineer.

Apr 18, 2017
Contractors' Questions: Will client terminate me if I push on IR35 status?

'Take a position of strength but beware the bench, a brick wall and Catch 22.'

Apr 13, 2017
Contractors' Questions: Do umbrella companies deduct employer and employee NI?

Ex-inspector probes why umbrella users contribute as both employee and employer.

Apr 11, 2017
Contractors' Questions: How to pay dentist and optician bills as a limited company?

Expenses aid for a PSC hoping to ease the pain of mouth and eyecare.

Apr 10, 2017
April 6th off-payroll worker guide: rules now in force

What today's new IR35 legislation means for you; at-a-glance and illustrated.

Apr 6, 2017
Contractors' Questions: How to work as a contractor under the new IR35?

Long and short of it is that 'Ltd' looks best, as gains via a brolly are pretty marginal.

Apr 6, 2017
April 2017 tax changes: a contractor's overview

IFA's rundown of new financial rules, and how to prosper in spite of them.

Apr 5, 2017
Contractors' Questions: Can I give my clients a legal guarantee?

Legal aid for a Plan B contractor stuck on what's in a promise of quality.

Apr 4, 2017
Contractors' Questions: What if I'm decided inside IR35 from Thursday?

Double taxation worries a doubting PSC, keen to add what IR35 could subtract.

Apr 3, 2017
Contractors' Questions: Why can't I contract through my partner's limited company?

'However you dip your toe into contracting will see the taxman’s hands on your money.'

Mar 30, 2017