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Latest News

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.

Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak accused of not understanding the tiny enterprises which the economy needs.

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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