Contracting News

Crooks exploit HMRC's fault-finding reputation, to get you clicking on an illusion.

Oct 19, 2017

The press pack’s reporting of the Glenister case is wrong, unhelpful and dangerous.

Oct 17, 2017

Chancellor tipped to go big on November 22nd, making IR35 reform a firmer prospect.

Oct 16, 2017

Taxman's tie-ups to get data automatically are making him probe more, not less.

Oct 13, 2017

There's a three-fold story unfolding, and part of it features a 30% rate increase.

Oct 11, 2017

Your last chance to discuss data protection guarantees, before you have to make them.

Oct 10, 2017

Very hot August for IT contractors made last month miss its normal trajectory.

Oct 9, 2017

The PM's Florence speech didn't do definitives, but the expectation on compliance is clear.

Oct 4, 2017

But a shortage of red meat is making company directors hungry for more, says the IoD.

Oct 3, 2017

Top tips, examples and diagrams deployed to clear up confusion about brollies.

Oct 2, 2017

There's no gunpowder or plot, but HMRC could next week deem you a treasonous taxpayer.

Sep 29, 2017

Woman who works on behalf of the state put in custody for potentially spying against it.

Sep 28, 2017

'Define self-employment, set new legal tests and introduce dependent contractor status.'

Sep 28, 2017

Multiple concerns aren't getting in the way of the off-payroll rules being hailed as a success.

Sep 27, 2017

Chancellor warned off private sector IR35 reform, as it'll leave HMRC short-changed.

Sep 25, 2017

Tax bodies say anti-limited company measures make DR more necessary, not less.

Sep 22, 2017

The likes of Crossrail connects with the growing mass of engineers who want flexibility.

Sep 21, 2017

Nine areas of the temporary IT skills market are 'hot,' even as the colder months loom.

Sep 20, 2017

IR35 solution provider hit by the ASA, as its marketing claims are branded 'misleading.'

Sep 19, 2017

The founder of SJD Accountancy returns, offering an IR35-inspired model for contractors.

Sep 18, 2017

Less than 70 days to go to see if private sector IR35 reform is real, proposed or incoming.

Sep 15, 2017

That image you like of you is just so cool. But what does your target audience make of it?

Sep 13, 2017

'Second longest act of its kind, which reforms contracting, isn't the chancellor's fault.'

Sep 12, 2017

Rate premiums to be had, especially for six IT contractors willing to jump ship.

Sep 11, 2017

Fairness and honesty questions posed, but HMRC has a £474million answer.

Sep 5, 2017

Contractors are not the target --'for once' -- of a HMRC criminal prosecution threat.

Sep 4, 2017

Ahead of next year's £3,000 cutback, remember that even a little excess can be illegal.

Sep 1, 2017

Complaints prompt Unite to 'tar all brollies with the same brush', and demand a ban.

Aug 31, 2017

Bedding in, not rolling out, is what HMRC’s latest IR35 language speaks to.

Aug 31, 2017

Chancellor tipped to tour the north, just as taxpayers tell the Treasury what he should do.

Aug 29, 2017

'Get real,' blasts a judge, declaring Dragons' Den-style business plans as unnecessary to be 'self-employed.'

Aug 25, 2017

Revealed: why contracting in IT is growing at almost twice the rate of IT employment.

Aug 24, 2017

Only a matter of time until the off-payroll rules are rolled out to cover all PSCs.

Aug 23, 2017

Hundreds of temporary techies get their marching orders, as banks' cutbacks kick in.

Aug 22, 2017

Hypocrisy, confusion and disguised remuneration make up a busy tax month.

Aug 22, 2017

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