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19th September 2017 |

Ad watchdog rips up income trust's adverts
IR35 solution provider hit by the ASA, as its marketing claims are branded 'misleading.'

 

19th September 2017 |

Contractors' Questions: Is a broadband upgrade a claimable expense?
Light or reliant? The level of internet usage is a key to knowing if you can claim.

 

18th September 2017 |

Simon Dolan launches new contractor accountancy firm
The founder of SJD Accountancy returns, offering an IR35-inspired model for contractors.

 

18th September 2017 |

Use nest eggs to boost older business soloists, Hammond told
Chancellor called to let latecomers to contracting access pension pots to help their start-up.

 

15th September 2017 |

Hammond sets date for Autumn Budget 2017
Less than 70 days to go to see if private sector IR35 reform is real, proposed or incoming.

 

14th September 2017 |

Contractors' Questions: Any travel expenses as a brolly on a job inside IR35?
Only a few options, including the unspeakable, for an ex-PSC at a local authority that's not local.

 

14th September 2017 |

Adviser to contractors warns of 'very active' VAT man
'Moonlighters' and 'ghosts' appear to be behind a six-month spike in VAT enforcement.

 

13th September 2017 |

Working Tax Credits: a timely guide for contractors
The one-man band who stood up to HMRC is proof it's easier if your knowledge can't be picked on.

 

13th September 2017 |

A LinkedIn profile picture is worth a thousand dislikes
That image you like of you is just so cool. But what does your target audience make of it?

 

12th September 2017 |

Contractors' Questions: Is a clause stopping me being credited backdated?
Legal aid for a Plan B contractor worried his rights are being retrospectively revoked.

 

12th September 2017 |

Hammond let off over 'Dostoevsky-esque' Finance Bill
'Second longest act of its kind, which reforms contracting, isn't the chancellor's fault.'

 

11th September 2017 |

IT contractor demand hits a new high for 2017
Rate premiums to be had, especially for six IT contractors willing to jump ship.

 

11th September 2017 |

Contractors' Questions: Should I set up a PSC solely to receive £10,000?
'Going 'Ltd' doesn't look worth it, assuming it really is just a once in a lifetime opportunity.'

 

8th September 2017 |

How to use a dividend tax calculator
What contractors should (and shouldn't) be doing when calculating their dividends online.

 

7th September 2017 |

Contractors' Questions: What's a new corporate tax evasion offence about?
Help for an IT contractor jobs agency worried about getting caught on September 30th.

 

7th September 2017 |

Light-touch on GDPR penalties sought, then suggested
ICO agrees to no hauling over the coals (initially), and issues 12 steps to get GDPR-ready.

 

6th September 2017 |

A new contractor's guide to disguised remuneration
Why it doesn't pay to 'follow the money' promised by schemes, salesmen and slogans.

 

6th September 2017 |

Contractors' Questions: Must I alter my LinkedIn profile as the agency says?
'However you look at it, your recruiter shouldn't be listed as your employer if you're 'Ltd.''

 

5th September 2017 |

Contractors' Questions: Are hospital visits cause to cut my notice period?
'Client has no leg to stand on if a knee-op makes you leave your contract early.'

 

5th September 2017 |

Revenue takes more off small firm tax avoiders
Fairness and honesty questions posed, but HMRC has a £474million answer.