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Just because our sector can manage, it’ll be remiss of the government if it repeats its mistakes.

Nov 17, 2017

Four fundamental wrongs in a new settlement plan make it unacceptable to contractors.

Nov 16, 2017

The 22nd isn't just about IR35, as Hammond tends to hit PSCs on multiple fronts.

Nov 15, 2017

My half-year assessment of IR35 in the public sector is in -- and it doesn't look very good.

Nov 15, 2017

Sole trader or 'Ltd'? Here’s how your skills development options should be improved.

Nov 14, 2017

A formal bid to keep the off-payroll rules public sector-only nears a government response.

Nov 13, 2017

'An extension to the trust registration deadline for self-assessing doesn’t go far enough.'

Nov 13, 2017

Scarcity of computer skills soars, with 22 types of techie now deemed 'hard to find.'

Nov 10, 2017

Big dent in the £85,0000 ceiling billed as a ‘disaster’ for one-person traders.

Nov 9, 2017

At-a-glance rundown of what OTS is proposing on Value Added Tax, and why.

Nov 9, 2017

The ability of even the US President to incite backlash may be dwarfed by the chancellor's on the 22nd.

Nov 8, 2017

UK capital goes from almost no shortages to half a dozen in just a month.

Nov 8, 2017

Autumn Budget expected to contain a suspension or snip to the £85,000 threshold.

Nov 7, 2017

Woman who stole over £40,000 from the taxman has her sentence suspended.

Nov 7, 2017

Speculation over whether thousands face changes to how they work plays on Radio 4.

Nov 6, 2017

Revenue reminded that only 5% of what’s missing is from people ducking their liabilities.

Nov 6, 2017

As one fight against the off-payroll rules 'takes a breath,' another vows to go the distance.

Nov 3, 2017

'Multiple' judicial reviews threatened, to expose 'kangaroo court' assessments of PSCs.

Nov 2, 2017

July's record of what was said is quietly replaced, but it’s still deemed 'unreflective.'

Nov 1, 2017

APSCo, IPSE and Qdos take issue with the financial secretary to the Treasury.

Oct 31, 2017