Contracting News

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

Temporary techies say Brexit deal must keep Britain in the single market.

Aug 7, 2017

They think it’s all over! It will be by the 11th, when the season starts. Join now!

Aug 4, 2017

Contracting group firms up its concerns about replacing the category of 'worker.'

Aug 2, 2017

What to consider before 'joining the dark side,' by an IT contractor who’s been tempted.

Aug 1, 2017

Insolvency Service counts the fallout from the 'one-off' event that keeps killing 'Ltds.'

Jul 31, 2017

Agency body backs a bid to answer the 'open question' of what Brexit means for techies.

Jul 31, 2017

A new report considering new regulation for umbrellas reads as an 'A-Z' of agency abuse.

Jul 28, 2017

July's key to getting self-assessing right, but there's three areas you typically get wrong.

Jul 26, 2017

Treasury told off over its alarm about relieving expenses when employers won't.

Jul 24, 2017

Rules from 2011 still stumping many, but it's up to recruiters to 'take the lead.'

Jul 20, 2017

Get to grips with your brolly's deductions and fees so you're covered, not cross.

Jul 19, 2017

Review boss's reassurance fails to ease fears that contractors could still be hit.

Jul 19, 2017

Mindset more important than any one measure, says a tax blueprint for business soloists.

Jul 18, 2017

Government puts the loss of a £3,000 dividend tax shelter back on the books. 

Jul 17, 2017

Nine-month probe into modern work criticised as 'timid', praised as 'positive'.

Jul 12, 2017

Growth in temporary IT billings cools, albeit only from its May high.

Jul 7, 2017

Murray Group at the Supreme Court is a triumph for the taxman, but will he regret it?

Jul 6, 2017