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Latest News

More than 60% of contractors are already benefiting from ‘brand value/reputation.’ Isn’t it time you prepared for Autumn too?

Contractors can step in to help take data protection in a new direction. If that’s wise.

September 30th is a cut-off many can’t afford to ignore. Not that HMRC is making successful applications easy.

Under a sort of drop-ball decision, PGMOL will restart at the FTT because judges committed fouls on Mutuality and Control.

Revealed: Three personality-types that make engagers of IT contractors difficult, overbearing, even notorious.

Returning to a path well-trodden, the taxman is policing PSCs’ payrolls, potentially as a 'way-in’ to probing IR35.

Mid-sized clients exposed as treating off-payroll rules as a covid add-on, with most not tracking or tracing contractors for IR35.

Billings, shortages, and rates are still all but off the charts in the temp tech sector.

Latest Guides

The age-old perk of putting a vehicle on your company is more fiction than fact.

24th September, 2021 | Limited Companies

Introducing your very own trusty tool, to show what your limited company owns – and owes.

23rd September, 2021 | Limited Companies

A review of personal investment options, ranging from garages and lock-ups to ISAs and 'games of chance.'

23rd September, 2021 | Money

Clarifications for an eagle-eyed reader who, to be a freelancer, will need a degree.

22nd September, 2021 | Contracting Overseas

Help for distressed directors will wind-up on Sep 30th, yet the floodgates shouldn’t wash over you on Oct 1st.

21st September, 2021 | Limited Companies

When working through an umbrella company, here’s how to secure a nest egg that can pay dividends for you.

20th September, 2021 | Umbrella Companies

Freelancer Financials on why your off-payroll status does not impact your chances of a home loan.

16th September, 2021 | IR35

Top tips for contractors who want to add a string or two to their existing PSC bow.

16th September, 2021 | Limited Companies

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