Contracting News

'Astonishing' fee rise of up to 622% awaits those taking a commercial dispute to court. 

Jan 23, 2015

Hopefully, it will be only the media who's taken in by 'brollies' who aren't proper brollies.

Jan 22, 2015

Five industry bosses respond to the Dispatches investigation into umbrellas.

Jan 22, 2015

ContractorUK survey finds less pessimism among its readers this year than last.

Jan 21, 2015

Investigations into small businesses collect more additional tax than ever before.

Jan 20, 2015

Financial masterclass to include timely advice on how to do your tax return.

Jan 19, 2015

FinTech and Apps credited with adding to the stock of one-man bands.

Jan 16, 2015

Both PSC and brolly workers should keep calm and contribute to HMRC’s 'discussion.'

Jan 15, 2015

The best agents, advisers, brollies, clients and contractors (among others), are revealed.

Jan 14, 2015

Contract IT market reverts to its traditional course of slowing before Christmas. 

Jan 12, 2015

CEO's foul-mouthed tirade at an IT contractor in 2009 may catch up with him. 

Jan 9, 2015

Chancellor chooses his words (and timing) carefully for his last red box.   

Jan 6, 2015

Or are the previous 12 months as good as it gets for independent workers?

Jan 5, 2015

Optimism, concern and anxiety are each by-products of the T&S consultation.   

Dec 23, 2014

For better or worse, the taxman gives contractors an extra five months to consider settling.

Dec 22, 2014

Chartered advisers welcome a tweak to next month's VAT rules for digital suppliers.

Dec 22, 2014

Technology next year -- social business, omnichannel and the end of traditional files?

Dec 19, 2014

Brollies are unsure that simplification is the sole effect of dispensations dying. 

Dec 19, 2014

New discussion paper outlines 'potential ways forward' to recover lost tax. 

Dec 18, 2014

An ex-IT contractor and a livid client are among a data recovery firm’s ‘best’ call-outs.

Dec 17, 2014

Dependence on contract IT staff across the pond may be growing, but not at corporates.

Dec 16, 2014

100% rise in the number of cyber security contracts as result of hacking.

Dec 16, 2014

Umbrella contractors must wait a little longer to find out what’s in store.

Dec 15, 2014

Government moves to ensure small suppliers get what they're owed without court action.

Dec 11, 2014

Final call to join a study shaping up to be a 'right to reply' to the chancellor.

Dec 10, 2014

Contract IT workers are the least cold temporary personnel in this run-up to Christmas.

Dec 9, 2014

New efficiencies orders will make IT outsourcers rub their hands, at least in some divisions.

Dec 8, 2014

HMRC and its 'dire' detailing of drawdown pensions are spotlighted at an Oscars for gobbledygook.

Dec 8, 2014

Lord Sugar's search for his business partner continues, as do the lessons provided in the BBC1 show.

Dec 5, 2014

Brollies admit their sector isn't perfect, but say nor is the coalition's labelling, understanding and reasoning.   

Dec 4, 2014

Contractors' IFA says Captain 'stay the course' Osborne deserves a 21-gun salute.

Dec 4, 2014

Chancellor divides brollies -- is he launching a lethal attack or a way to level the playing field?

Dec 3, 2014

George Osborne says Britain is on course for national recovery and prosperity.

Dec 3, 2014

Ten small businesses caught by the January 1st rules will get to bend the taxman's ear. 

Dec 3, 2014

Government stops a plan to prohibit corporates being in limited liability partnerships.

Dec 3, 2014

Contractors' IFA reveals seven things the chancellor should announce (or seems set to).

Dec 2, 2014

Swiss bank tells its temporary IT workforce to lower their rates or leave.

Dec 2, 2014

Vote for your favourites of the contract IT marketplace.

Dec 1, 2014

The taxman targeting his information better could do more than just forewarn contractors.

Nov 28, 2014

Osborne increasingly being told a Freelancer Limited Company isn't a necessity.

Nov 27, 2014