Contracting News

Two elements of IT contracting will change post-June 23rd, for better or worse.

Jun 14, 2016

Get your strategy in place to combat the new frameworks on income extraction. 


Jun 13, 2016

HMRC’s date mistake costs them dearly in tax avoidance scheme user enquiry. 

Jun 10, 2016

Public PSCs must lead the way in enlightening officials about naïve reforms to IR35.

Jun 8, 2016

Download designed to give late payers less wiggle room is now live on ContractorUK.

Jun 7, 2016

Nepotism allegations hit Point Nemo Ltd and C2 Technology Ltd.

Jun 6, 2016

Moratorium being mulled to help the distressed regroup without being petitioned.

Jun 2, 2016

'Significant number' of IT contractors in the City are jumping before being pushed.

Jun 1, 2016

Last gasp for limited company usage on the NHS, ahead of new rules next year.

Jun 1, 2016

Law firm says recruiters' queries persist in the 'dangerous' world of SDC.

May 31, 2016

Claims being made about claims are unnecessarily clouding convoluted T&S rules.

May 25, 2016

A reasonable chancellor will ensure contractors aren't discriminated against, hopes REC.

May 24, 2016

Lack of PM's support for us isn't cause to snub him on June 23, say IT contractors.

May 23, 2016

One-man bands still have 'little or no chance' of an IT contract with Whitehall.  

May 20, 2016

Uncertainty looms in the short-term, whether you see new doors -- or barriers.

May 18, 2016

Pay and prospects brighter for fintech's freelancers than its permies.

May 16, 2016

Hardiness of one-man bands to be tested, if their fiscal fears come true.

May 13, 2016

The NPfIT's prolonged recovery is healthy for IT contractors, even those without experience.

May 12, 2016

London's banks ask IT contractors to share the pain of a difficult first quarter.

May 11, 2016

Growth in demand for temporary techies gets its smallest figure since April 2013.

May 10, 2016

Treasury joins micro-businesses in being out of pocket due to non-paying clients.

May 5, 2016

Big Data is dominating some of the key shifts in clients' IT contractor recruitment needs.

May 4, 2016

Gap narrows, but contractors still set to vote 'remain' in EU referendum.

Apr 28, 2016

Lots of talk on expenses belies the mere handful of claims that the T&S rules permit.

Apr 27, 2016

Agency caught advising clients how to dodge 'SDC' so that contractors can get tax relief.

Apr 27, 2016

Continued rule-flouting can land agencies a hefty penalty every day they don't submit.

Apr 25, 2016

HMRC's overseer refuses to endorse digital accounts, citing 'significant concerns.'

Apr 21, 2016

All the 'non-SDC' evidence in the world is no good, if it only comes from one source.

Apr 20, 2016

Home Office to impose a higher salary threshold on intra-company transfers.

Apr 20, 2016

HMRC accused of overcharging contractors who its scheme classes as 'consultants.'

Apr 19, 2016

Friday's Finance Bill amendment seeks to put the chancellor on a six-month deadline.

Apr 18, 2016

Get to grips with the EU referendum; whether you’re in, out or undecided.

Apr 13, 2016

Special taskforces being deployed by the taxman to keep hitting 'soft targets.'

Apr 13, 2016

Lowest IT contractor index score for 34 months belies a revival for temps.

Apr 12, 2016

Summary of this month’s numerous changes that could affect your bottom line.

Apr 11, 2016

Unveiled yesterday, 10 chapters on SDC put paid to a get-out for umbrella users.

Apr 8, 2016

Another April tax change will dampen buy-to-letters' profits, but not if they use a 'Ltd.'

Apr 7, 2016

But PSC contractors can still take steps to maximise take-home pay.

Apr 6, 2016

From today, T&S tax relief for 'SDC' and IR35 contractors is outlawed.

Apr 6, 2016

Outside IR35 contractors who are managed headed off from tax relief, where they are 'SDC.'

Apr 4, 2016