• Making Tax Digital – too soon or just right?

    By now we’re sure you’ve heard of the Government’s plan to make life harder for contractors who have a limited entity. With April’s 2016 changes still raw in everyone’s minds, many think the Government are rushing through changes too quickly (which doesn’t benefit anyone). The contracting industry has voiced its opinion on the matter, as […]

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    Posted in Contracting, Finance On October 10, 2016

  • Tis’ the season of…worrying about your self-assessment

    Blazing sun, drinks in the garden and not being able to get to sleep due to muggy, humid night-time heat that keeps most people awake. This year’s summer hasn’t been so bad, but we’re fast approaching the cold, rain-soaked and windy days of the end of the year (in the famous words of a popular […]

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    Posted in Finance, Knowledge, Limited On September 14, 2016

  • Essential tips for contractors getting a mortgage

    It is becoming increasingly difficult to get a mortgage as the economy goes up and down, and unsurprisingly, many of you contractors will be wondering how this might affect your chances of securing a mortgage in the future, or indeed what steps you need to take to start the process. We’ve put together some handy […]

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    Posted in Finance, Knowledge On September 6, 2016

  • Expenses explained – what goes out doesn’t always come back in

    The confusion that surrounds expenses continues to be a question many contractors (and agencies) still don’t know the answer to. So we’re here to clear the air & clarify what steps you need to take and how you can get a better steer on what you can and can’t claim as expenses.

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    Posted in Contracting, Finance, Knowledge, Umbrella On August 31, 2016