Contracting News

Appetite for tech freelancers was stronger in September than at any time since 1998.

Oct 10, 2014

Tech teams face a 'great deal of work' to get GDPR-compliant and avoid a €1m fine.

Oct 9, 2014

Miliband's anti-brolly stance is worrying ignorance that industry must unite against.

Oct 8, 2014

Shadow Business Secretary told that his party is demonising the umbrella market.

Oct 7, 2014

With the Home Office not negotiating on RTW checks, it’s better to be safe than sorry.

Oct 7, 2014

Top earning PAYE contractors face the biggest ever salary-swiping power.

Oct 2, 2014

Chancellor is backed by an IT analyst for being set to unleash 'the Google tax.'

Oct 2, 2014

HMRC's new guidance: a missed opportunity or intentionally missing the mark?

Oct 1, 2014

IFA: It's not just older voters Osborne's wooing by letting Brits pass on their pensions tax-free.

Sep 30, 2014

And one giant IT contractor is going to mandate the accreditation through its entire supply chain.

Sep 29, 2014

There is a gaping hole in the policy requiring 'employers' to vet 'employees.'

Sep 29, 2014

Labour leader forgets the deficit but befriends techies, apprentices and freelancers.  

Sep 25, 2014

Less than a month to go until digital services suppliers to the EU can use MOSS.

Sep 25, 2014

How Googling someone before you speak to them is evolving into a sophisticated recruitment tool.

Sep 24, 2014

Schools enlist IT freelancers to ensure internal systems reflect the new curriculum.

Sep 23, 2014

Combined group will be Top 30 UK accountancy business.

Sep 22, 2014

Numerous tax systems would exist across the UK if bosses were in charge.

Sep 22, 2014

The people of Scotland have their say: the United Kingdom is staying United.

Sep 19, 2014

Party urged to put people who work for themselves at the heart of its policy agenda.

Sep 19, 2014

IFA: Tightening the rules on accidental landlords will disproportionately hit contractors. 

Sep 18, 2014

A 'Yes' or 'No' vote tomorrow will change the Union, but how can it change things for you? 

Sep 17, 2014

Staffing body lists nine issues that an independent Scotland would need to tackle. 

Sep 17, 2014

The state's Home Business Initiative is 'much-needed recognition' of 2.9m traders.

Sep 16, 2014

But its usage, satisfaction rating and need for expertise are all firmly on the up.

Sep 16, 2014

First batch of 'pay-up first' demands hits individuals and firms accused of avoidance.

Sep 15, 2014

Small but mature services firms put their barriers up when a HMRC inspector calls.

Sep 11, 2014

Small firms deserve a little more time before being eligible for fines, says HMRC.

Sep 11, 2014

HMRC catches up with a money launderer and his £1.4million turnover.

Sep 11, 2014

Treasury wants ‘innovative and original’ policy ideas in time for December 3rd.

Sep 10, 2014

Adviser asks the taxman to show sympathy for IT contractors who were misled.

Sep 9, 2014

Communications watchdog prowls the SME market, mulling whether to regulate.

Sep 9, 2014

'Due-in payments will only be in after the IT department comes up with a fix.'

Sep 8, 2014

And new IT contract availability rises at its fastest rate in 16 years.

Sep 4, 2014

Being charged death tax while you're still alive? Not in this lifetime; not for almost all of us.  

Sep 4, 2014

Top ten IR35 considerations ahead of an expected report on the rule’s new processes.

Sep 2, 2014

Poll finds politicians' strong views about start-ups often backed up by unawareness.

Sep 2, 2014

PCG is now the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed.

Sep 1, 2014

Limited companies warned that HMRC can go back as far it wants for tax details.

Sep 1, 2014

Contractor body joins the other small business champions taking on the banks.

Aug 31, 2014

Public and private tie-up contracts come in millions shy of the chancellor's goal.

Aug 31, 2014