Contracting News

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

Aug 17, 2017

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

Aug 15, 2017

Legal proceedings against IT security researchers are how to put the pubic at risk.

Aug 11, 2017

Record low in optimism blamed on Brexit, the off-payroll rules and the rules’ feared extension.

Aug 10, 2017

The traditionally challenging 'holiday month' was buoyant for IT contractors.

Aug 8, 2017

Temporary techies say Brexit deal must keep Britain in the single market.

Aug 7, 2017

They think it’s all over! It will be by the 11th, when the season starts. Join now!

Aug 4, 2017

Contracting group firms up its concerns about replacing the category of 'worker.'

Aug 2, 2017

What to consider before 'joining the dark side,' by an IT contractor who’s been tempted.

Aug 1, 2017

Insolvency Service counts the fallout from the 'one-off' event that keeps killing 'Ltds.'

Jul 31, 2017

Agency body backs a bid to answer the 'open question' of what Brexit means for techies.

Jul 31, 2017

A new report considering new regulation for umbrellas reads as an 'A-Z' of agency abuse.

Jul 28, 2017

July's key to getting self-assessing right, but there's three areas you typically get wrong.

Jul 26, 2017

Treasury told off over its alarm about relieving expenses when employers won't.

Jul 24, 2017

Rules from 2011 still stumping many, but it's up to recruiters to 'take the lead.'

Jul 20, 2017

Get to grips with your brolly's deductions and fees so you're covered, not cross.

Jul 19, 2017

Review boss's reassurance fails to ease fears that contractors could still be hit.

Jul 19, 2017

Mindset more important than any one measure, says a tax blueprint for business soloists.

Jul 18, 2017

Government puts the loss of a £3,000 dividend tax shelter back on the books. 

Jul 17, 2017

Nine-month probe into modern work criticised as 'timid', praised as 'positive'.

Jul 12, 2017

Growth in temporary IT billings cools, albeit only from its May high.

Jul 7, 2017

Murray Group at the Supreme Court is a triumph for the taxman, but will he regret it?

Jul 6, 2017

Temporary techies among those increasingly challenging decisions by HMRC.

Jul 4, 2017

What EBTs (and you) should keep in mind about the Rangers case, ahead of Wednesday's ruling.

Jul 3, 2017

Fresh curbs on the perk when selling a company are 'part of general squeeze' on PSCs.

Jun 29, 2017

A light-hearted look at HMRC’s stance on status, and how it can all change like the flip of a coin.

Jun 28, 2017

How dividends, IR35 and other taxing areas are affected by yesterday's Tory-DUP deal.

Jun 27, 2017

Fraudsters 'disproportionately targeting' people who run their own limited company.

Jun 20, 2017

As Brexit talks begin, the chancellor's agenda tallies with the contractor sector's.

Jun 19, 2017

Survey says it wants techies to tell-all about UK-EU threats and opportunities.

Jun 19, 2017

Fraudster family sent down for a decade each for their 'flexible attitude' to HMRC rules.

Jun 16, 2017

One breed of worker is ideally suited to today's turbulent conditions, hirers reminded.

Jun 13, 2017

Amid 'political limbo,' the contractor sector reveals why it helped give the PM a bloody nose.

Jun 9, 2017

Most predict a boost for contractors; others aren't so sure and foresee 'devastation.'

Jun 8, 2017

Contractors speak up about which political party -- and leader -- deserves their cross.

Jun 7, 2017

May saw demand for temporary IT skills leap to a level unseen since April 2015.

Jun 6, 2017

McDonnel matches Hammond by promising a post-election Budget.

Jun 5, 2017

Strangling a golden egg-laying goose? That's what the state is doing to contractors -- IPSE.

Jun 5, 2017

Two specialist IT contractors lead the pack of precise tech skills that clients need.

May 30, 2017

Unhappy anniversary: the woeful way April's off-payroll rules are playing out.

May 25, 2017