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Some of the obstacles of the last 12 months may start to clear. But IR35 isn’t going anywhere.

Paying for your own status assessment? It’s part of today’s bitter truth of being in business on your own account.

Unexpectedly, HMT gives ContractorUK readers a chance to help shape the future of brolly regulation.

Recruiters relieved at now in-force covid rules omitting forced leave from workplaces.

The feedback form for the beta service looks likely to be mixed, as division over the risk-checker continues.

Sir Matthew Taylor’s successor is finally appointed, and it’s ‘someone with a real idea of what goes on.’

With experts finding him ‘threatening, aggressive, damn scary, and even baring teeth,’ the ‘perception’ to traders of a taxman to fear seems rooted in reality.

Government keeps ‘doing nothing but publishing some guidance,’ but a new Revenue three-parter is hailed as a ‘must-read.’

Latest Guides

Accountant admits he’s the bearer of bad news, unless biros are better than bubbly.

2nd December, 2021 | Limited Companies

Where software places you is poles apart from outside IR35. Fortunately, there’s a halfway house.

1st December, 2021 | CV Guides

Overview of the HMRC form that shows tax paid on salary in the last year.

30th November, 2021 | Money

Inside, outside, on the side. Wherever its terms are, the contract is an extremely important memorial of your agreement.

29th November, 2021 | Guide to Contracts

Filtered or unfiltered? Being authentic is good. Being in sync with your target audience is better.

26th November, 2021 | Successful Contracting

Limited companies rising from their predecessors’ ashes is going to be a growing business. Not that you should want any part of it.

25th November, 2021 | Limited Companies

Discover how lenders prefer to assess brolly contractor earnings for home loan purposes.

24th November, 2021 | Umbrella Companies

Contractors will be among those interested in when living and working in 27 member states becomes an entitlement.

23rd November, 2021 | Contracting Overseas

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