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Latest News

Wisdom of contractor crowds: Officials will find it hard to see your evidence as anything but powerful and persuasive.

IPSE, JobsAware and LITRG are helping officials get the hard evidence on brollies that they need.

‘Welcome Back’ says the umbrella, now accepting timesheets before refunding its margin to users.

The PM removes work from home guidance (not that the contractor sector was exactly following it to the letter anyway).

The contractor accountancy firms finally acknowledge being cyber-attacked, just like Brookson and Parasol.

Despite contractors of the two brollies getting fresh details, the big question for clients of SJD Accountancy and Nixon Williams isn’t being answered.

The FCSA’s two other founder firms, potentially seen as ‘fat’ from IR35 reform like Giant, get hit by cybercriminals.

Festive season slowed growth for freelance techies, yet ‘short term cover’ requirements are next.

Latest Guides

Five reasons why paying personally to train for a volunteering role beats your business footing the bill.

26th January, 2022 | Limited Companies

Overview of sole trading versus limited company working, through the lens of IR35 reform.

25th January, 2022 | Successful Contracting

Reading online reviews of umbrellas is far from a straightforward business.

25th January, 2022 | Umbrella Companies

Seeking clients in the States, while living in the States, suggests your business should register in the States.

21st January, 2022 | Contracting Overseas

Hard to imagine a better time to make the leap, from freelance to full-time or vice versa.

20th January, 2022 | Successful Contracting

Six development gigs you can land right now, plus a preview of what’s next on skills, rates and IR35.

18th January, 2022 | Successful Contracting

Claims that it's correct to withhold money to an ‘accounts overdue’ company just don’t add up.

17th January, 2022 | Limited Companies

HMRC has extended the deadlines for late filing and payment penalties in wake of the covid-19 pandemic.

14th January, 2022 | Successful Contracting

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