Spring Statement’s first tip-offs affect house-buyers and investor-business types.
22nd January, 2018 | Contracting News
Or at least they’re trying to, alongside claims about vertigo, rabbits and a Glasgow nightclub.
19th January, 2018 | Money News
So get creative, because waiting to see what government wants isn’t wise, says PRISM.
18th January, 2018 | IR35 News
Replacing HMRC’s carrot and stick with ‘publicity’ and ‘details’ is advised to close the tax gap.
18th January, 2018 | Contracting News
Contractor body wants to hear from the great, the young and the new, ahead of a showdown in London.
Bolt-on number 4 for the Warrington contractor accountant seems to add up.
16th January, 2018 | Contracting News
Quick plan of action sought to divert an ‘overlooked’ hit on importers’ cashflow.
15th January, 2018 | Money News
‘Unacceptable’ way to count response times is blasted, after 12minutes became four minutes.
15th January, 2018 | Contracting News
Companies House shares its ‘flagrant 50’ -- the applicants rejected for rudeness.
12th January, 2018 | Contracting News
It’s over to you to decide if your previous company’s closure should be more taxing.
Why at this time of year testing the market or playing hardball can be fatal.
10th January, 2018 | Comment
Is reforming the reform the only way the Conservatives can win back the trust of the UK’s two million contractors?
But January is jolting clients into action, thanks to ‘new year, new job’ resolutions.
9th January, 2018 | Contracting News
Meltdown and Spectre may be 2018’s most ‘clear and present’ earnings opportunity.
8th January, 2018 | Job News
Despite IR35, an IT market analyst says state bodies must hire beyond their four walls.
8th January, 2018 | Contracting News
Brexit and IR35 gave a traditionally cold month for IT contractors an extra iciness.
5th January, 2018 | Contracting News
Being ‘Ltd’ is now the standard operating procedure for property investors.
4th January, 2018 | Money News
Here’s four to get you started, to help towards a more profitable year.
3rd January, 2018 | Comment
‘Digital tax accounts destined for the same bungled fate if three areas are ignored.’
3rd January, 2018 | Contracting News
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all at ContractorUK!
22nd December, 2017 | Contracting News
Six areas that will majorly evolve; even dominate the IT landscape over the next year.
But whether contractors will have more than just ‘little or no impact’ remains to be seen.
20th December, 2017 | IR35 News
March 13 is the next date for your diary, but ‘major new policy’ isn’t the intention.
20th December, 2017 | Contracting News
Contract IT recruiter goes from fired for misconduct to hired by Lord Sugar.
19th December, 2017 | Contracting News
Site operators urged to insist on six characters or more, or they’re ‘reckless, if not idle.
15th December, 2017 | Contracting News
But will Lord Sugar choose the ex-TEKSystems recruiter as his business partner?
14th December, 2017 | Contracting News
Be a doer of deeds, not the detractor, when on a network designed to boost your career.
13th December, 2017 | Comment
Collaboration, determination and preparation are amongst the advice for private sector PSCs.
8th December, 2017 | Comment
How to respond as a public sector PSC, when your IR35 status gets rejected.
6th December, 2017 | Comment
Give recognition to the people who helped you contract in the last year.
5th December, 2017 | Contracting News
Get to grips with what’s not a boring bit of paper, to have a window into your brolly.
30th November, 2017 | Comment
Amid all the skills scarcity, some will get you hired rapidly -- others will leave your chances cold.
29th November, 2017 | Contracting News
Consequences for the EU -- and UK -- will be significant post-March 30th 2019. Right!?
27th November, 2017 | Comment
What do Hammond's measures mean for you, your income, your business strategy, and the future of IR35?
24th November, 2017 | Contracting News
Good, bad or incompatible? Contractor bosses clash over Hammond’s IR35 move.
23rd November, 2017 | IR35 News
The main areas where Hammond hit (or helped) limited and umbrella workers.
23rd November, 2017 | Contracting News
An unchanged forecast for your finances won’t excite, but 'no news is good news.'
23rd November, 2017 | Comment
Chancellor clears the ground to widen April's off-payroll rules, but is cheered for not bulldozing.
22nd November, 2017 | IR35 News
Hammond unveils his second Budget, to 'build a Britain fit for the future.'
22nd November, 2017 | Comment
The inaugural Autumn Budget is almost here: how might it affect your cash?
Are you in the 15%? You've got options but, unlike HMRC, you'll probably wish they were better.
21st November, 2017 | Comment
It's not only this Budget that supporters of ER will want it to emerge from unscathed.
Below pay and perks is your status -- unexplained, but of the utmost importance.
20th November, 2017 | Comment
Just because our sector can manage, it’ll be remiss of the government if it repeats its mistakes.
17th November, 2017 | Comment
Four fundamental wrongs in a new settlement plan make it unacceptable to contractors.
16th November, 2017 | ebt
The 22nd isn't just about IR35, as Hammond tends to hit PSCs on multiple fronts.
15th November, 2017 | Comment
My half-year assessment of IR35 in the public sector is in -- and it doesn't look very good.
Sole trader or 'Ltd'? Here’s how your skills development options should be improved.
14th November, 2017 | Comment
A formal bid to keep the off-payroll rules public sector-only nears a government response.
13th November, 2017 | IR35 News
'An extension to the trust registration deadline for self-assessing doesn’t go far enough.'
13th November, 2017 | Money News
Scarcity of computer skills soars, with 22 types of techie now deemed 'hard to find.'
10th November, 2017 | Contracting News
Big dent in the £85,0000 ceiling billed as a ‘disaster’ for one-person traders.
9th November, 2017 | Money News
At-a-glance rundown of what OTS is proposing on Value Added Tax, and why.
The ability of even the US President to incite backlash may be dwarfed by the chancellor's on the 22nd.
8th November, 2017 | Comment
UK capital goes from almost no shortages to half a dozen in just a month.
8th November, 2017 | Contracting News
Autumn Budget expected to contain a suspension or snip to the £85,000 threshold.
7th November, 2017 | Contracting News
Woman who stole over £40,000 from the taxman has her sentence suspended.
7th November, 2017 | Job News
Speculation over whether thousands face changes to how they work plays on Radio 4.
6th November, 2017 | IR35 News
Revenue reminded that only 5% of what’s missing is from people ducking their liabilities.
6th November, 2017 | Money News
As one fight against the off-payroll rules 'takes a breath,' another vows to go the distance.
3rd November, 2017 | IR35 News
'Multiple' judicial reviews threatened, to expose 'kangaroo court' assessments of PSCs.
2nd November, 2017 | IR35 News
July's record of what was said is quietly replaced, but it’s still deemed 'unreflective.'
1st November, 2017 | IR35 News
APSCo, IPSE and Qdos take issue with the financial secretary to the Treasury.
31st October, 2017 | IR35 News
A single way to treat courses no matter how attendees freelance is fairer, chancellor told.
31st October, 2017 | Contracting News
The officials who can decide to widen April's rules talk of 'fairness' and 'unchecked behaviour.'
30th October, 2017 | IR35 News
Three ways to ease Value Added Tax’s complexity said to be incoming.
30th October, 2017 | Money News
The unattractive are a shoo-in for uninteresting work, at the expense of the good-looking.
27th October, 2017 | Job News
Blinkered and naïve, the Revenue is digging a deeper hole for itself.
26th October, 2017 | Comment
Less than a year to correct UK tax issues or filings for your offshore matters.
26th October, 2017 | Contracting News
Conditions for IT contractors improving despite EU ambiguity, or perhaps because of it.
25th October, 2017 | Contracting News
Other anti-contractor measures, affecting take-home pay, regarded as just as likely.
24th October, 2017 | Contracting News
A true champion of small businesses would tackle IR35 and the dividend tax, says Qdos.
24th October, 2017 | Money News
Appeal for HMRC to be 'sympathetic,' despite its 'business as usual' stance.
23rd October, 2017 | Money News
Contractors' preferred way to pay spreads to the general economy, beating forecasts five-fold.
23rd October, 2017 | Contracting News
Off-payroll rule implementation was 'unlawful,' NHS unions allege.
20th October, 2017 | IR35 News
Guidance, examples and a calculator called for to cut through complexity.
19th October, 2017 | Money News
Crooks exploit HMRC's fault-finding reputation, to get you clicking on an illusion.
19th October, 2017 | Contracting News
First public body to have banned PSCs is now the first to suggest its services to taxpayers will suffer.
18th October, 2017 | IR35 News
The press pack’s reporting of the Glenister case is wrong, unhelpful and dangerous.
17th October, 2017 | Comment
BBC Hustle star says he's the victim of a cash grab -- over his employment status.
16th October, 2017 | IR35 News
Chancellor tipped to go big on November 22nd, making IR35 reform a firmer prospect.
16th October, 2017 | Contracting News
Taxman's tie-ups to get data automatically are making him probe more, not less.
13th October, 2017 | Contracting News
One-person firms unware of the 'SBC,' and unconvinced the state is serious.
12th October, 2017 | Money News
There's a three-fold story unfolding, and part of it features a 30% rate increase.
11th October, 2017 | Comment
Your last chance to discuss data protection guarantees, before you have to make them.
10th October, 2017 | Contracting News
Top taxman goes on the offensive over the off-payroll rules, but he's on the backfoot -- again.
5th October, 2017 | IR35 News
Former businessman with 20 years' experience hired as the UK’s late payment tsar.
5th October, 2017 | Money News
The PM's Florence speech didn't do definitives, but the expectation on compliance is clear.
4th October, 2017 | Comment
But a shortage of red meat is making company directors hungry for more, says the IoD.
3rd October, 2017 | Contracting News
Revenue challenged not just to make tax digital, but 'do-able' as well.
3rd October, 2017 | Money News
Contractor sector is pressing the taxman over his minute-taking at the IR35 Forum.
2nd October, 2017 | IR35 News
Top tips, examples and diagrams deployed to clear up confusion about brollies.
2nd October, 2017 | Contracting News
There's no gunpowder or plot, but HMRC could next week deem you a treasonous taxpayer.
29th September, 2017 | Comment
Woman who works on behalf of the state put in custody for potentially spying against it.
28th September, 2017 | Contracting News
'Define self-employment, set new legal tests and introduce dependent contractor status.'
Multiple concerns aren't getting in the way of the off-payroll rules being hailed as a success.
27th September, 2017 | Comment
The death of SA302s appears to have been greatly exaggerated -- as a problem.
27th September, 2017 | Money News
Tweak to who's caught, coincides with fresh Forum minutes and 'ESS' becoming 'CEST.'
26th September, 2017 | IR35 News
Chancellor warned off private sector IR35 reform, as it'll leave HMRC short-changed.
25th September, 2017 | Contracting News
Tax bodies say anti-limited company measures make DR more necessary, not less.
22nd September, 2017 | Contracting News