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Thinking ‘I’ve Got This’ is too often a sign you’re a bad interviewee -- way before the interview has even started.

Trucks popular with the self-employed will stay as they are, with even new legislation to keep DCPUs in the tax-friendly lane.

The taxman isn’t getting much credit for taking the number of cases which CEST has been tested against from 24 to 36.

Knock it all you want but Check Employment Status for Tax does exactly what it says on the tin.

Resolved: whether limited company contractors should call themselves ‘CEO,’ ‘MD’ on their CV, or just stick to a ‘functional’ tech title.

Forget the 2021 inquiry by MPs 'How Contracting Should Work,' here's 'Why Contracting Isn't Working' in 2024.

The prolonged pursuit of the Daybreak and Radio 5 Live host is understandably taking its toll on the presenter’s mental health.

Chartered accountant Anthony Mellor writes to Jeremy Hunt to appeal for fairness, justice, and compassion for taxpayers affected by the loan charge.

Latest Guides

Everything contractors need to know about a tax-efficient Members’ Voluntary Liquidation – spelt out by a trusted specialist in the field.

22nd February, 2024 | MVL

What to tell an agent if you suspect you’re on the end of their fishing expedition.

20th February, 2024 | Guide To Agencies

Overview for contractors of dividend considerations for the new tax year, starting April 6th.

9th February, 2024 | Limited Companies

Help for a stuck and seemingly early stage tech entrepreneur with three businesses, who’s already not naming names for fear of HMRC.

8th February, 2024 | VAT

Notice how a fifth of your time just disappears? That’ll be your fully-remote contract taking its now-proven toll.

7th February, 2024 | Successful Contracting

APSCo pinpoints where chancellor Jeremy Hunt should deliver for UK IT contracting.

6th February, 2024 | Successful Contracting

How to get the most out of HMRC’s IR35 status testing tool in 2024.

5th February, 2024 | Private Sector IR35 Reform

While not a silver bullet, FPCs are worth a serious look if you’re a limited company contractor looking to limit IR35 risk.

5th February, 2024 | IR35 Reading

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