Fraudulent ‘Mini Umbrellas Companies’ hit the headlines recently. James Poyser lifts the lid so you don’t get caught out.
2020 has been… unusual to say the least, but social distancing doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate Christmas in style! HMRC allows limited company owners to reward your employees (and their partners) with annual events; such as a Christmas party. Whilst restrictions mean a physical event is unlikely this year, online events are also eligible for tax relief.
We decided to find out exactly what’s involved with setting up and running an umbrella company. It was an eye-opener.
Find out what we learnt (including that recruiters are the true clients, not contractors) in our brand new podcast.
Our latest Proudly Offpayroll podcast lifts the bonnet on what’s happening with regards to PSC bans and why.
Introducing Proudly Off Payroll, a regular podcast celebrating the independent consultant and providing the expert advice you need to succeed.
The Treasury will be pressing ahead with IR35 reforms in April. Here’s what the March 2020 budget means to contractors and consultants.
In less than a year off-payroll working rules will be rolled out to medium and large sized private sector organisations. We asked a group of contractors to share what this will mean for them and their businesses.
Keeping your skills up to date has never been more important. This
is particularly so for fast-moving sectors like IT. To ensure they’re best prepared for the future, 45% of our clients have started to invest in training.
With Brexit and IR35 making big waves in the world of contracting, we asked contractors if they’d still recommend going it alone to their permie friends. Here’s their answer.
Three years down the line, everyone is still waiting to see what the effects of the decision to leave the EU will be. For now, there’s still a lot of uncertainty, leaving many contractors to speculate over the potential implications. Take a look at our client’s views for the future.