Contracting News

New Revenue team deployed to combat 'intermediary risks.'

Oct 25, 2016

Already banned company director admits to pocketing £4.7m in reclaimed VAT.

Oct 20, 2016

Accountancy firm's temporary techies to each net thousands less before Christmas.

Oct 19, 2016

Chancellor criticised for being too risk-averse, just as firms ask him to boost them by billions.

Oct 18, 2016

Jittery clients shifted their IT hiring to 'temporary,' and most will stay reliant.

Oct 14, 2016

Boffins lauded for their contractual input on business ownership, bonuses and bankruptcy.

Oct 14, 2016

How a HMRC consultation could end up hurting the availability and cost of guidance you rely on.

Oct 12, 2016

The shrugging off by clients continues, despite one or two hiring pauses -- REC.

Oct 10, 2016

'Focus on employers, forget more of the same and resist tarring with the same brush.'  

Oct 6, 2016

Contractors with offshore tax issues will be hard-pressed to find the WDF's soft spots.

Oct 5, 2016

Chancellor hints at help for high-tech, including on hiring IT workers from abroad.

Oct 4, 2016

PM gets a CEO to review the blurring between bosses, workers and contractors.

Oct 3, 2016

Scheme selling your PSC to Cyprus, so income can turn into relievable gains, is targeted.

Sep 28, 2016

Contractors, here's why HMRC's new warning to you isn't acceptable.

Sep 28, 2016

City IT critic blames a contractor's hardware for its computer meltdown.

Sep 27, 2016

Three-week wait to get vetted could be over, hope workers, agents and clients.

Sep 26, 2016

Their harsher tax treatment could make dividends the issue that 15 lobbyists unite behind.

Sep 26, 2016

'If you can't pay, we'll take it away,' taxman tells more than twice as many firms.

Sep 23, 2016

Contractors, write to your MP about the damage IR35 reform will inflict from April.

Sep 21, 2016

IPSE, REC and the IoD all want a fiscal stimulus on November 23rd.

Sep 20, 2016

Chancellor told by Treasury committee chair that being right is more important than being rigid.

Sep 19, 2016

How to cut your waiting time when phoning HMRC from 35 to under five minutes.

Sep 16, 2016

How your other half can share your PSC's dividends while cutting your tax bill.

Sep 14, 2016

IR35, and other policies you can feedback on, set for Hammond's inaugural AS.

Sep 12, 2016

Shock of Brexit vote said to have subsided in August.

Sep 8, 2016

Placements almost held up after 'Leave,' but new openings are down by double-digits.

Sep 7, 2016

Workers face tax on the full amount of pay sacrificed, bar for a few BiKs, from April.

Sep 5, 2016

Tech firm director dies in tragic mower accident, just one year into retirement.

Sep 2, 2016

Former techie still forced to tell police 24 hours before he wants to have sex.

Aug 26, 2016

Written agreements continue to stump (and sting) hundreds of thousands of tiny traders.

Aug 25, 2016

And even those who know about it say HMRC isn't providing enough information.

Aug 23, 2016

'Flipping' tax debts from a PSC to its persons is a growing business for HMRC.

Aug 22, 2016

'A very real issue' appears to be keeping small firms from going to court.

Aug 22, 2016

Friendly and trusted business champion who put contractors on the political map.

Aug 19, 2016

Today's the day to tell the taxman how he'll hurt public sector contracting.

Aug 18, 2016

As Brexit clouds are only on the horizon (not overhead), IT contracting conditions are still good.

Aug 17, 2016

HMRC refuses to exempt incorporated businesses from online accounts in 2018. 

Aug 17, 2016

Reject unnecessary red tape and reform complex tax rules to make ‘Leave’ a success – IPSE.

Aug 16, 2016

August 1st saw another two financial giants axe IT rates, each blaming 'uncertainty.' 

Aug 10, 2016

Labour leader picks on a freelance consultant to make a political point about the NHS.

Aug 9, 2016