HMRC’s employment status test continues to frustrate UK contractors

by Staff Writer | Sep 24, 2018

Since its launch last year, many UK contractors have used HMRC’s online CEST (Check Employment Status for Tax) tool to work out whether they f...

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Leaving the UK? Get some extra cash by claiming your tax refund

by Staff Writer | Sep 20, 2018

One in three taxpayers in the UK are due a tax refund and if you’ve recently stopped working in the UK, it’s likely that you’re one of them. C...

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Are you a UK contractor? Here’s how to get your mortgage approved

by Staff Writer | Sep 12, 2018

Being a contractor in the UK comes with significant advantages, such as a higher earning potential, flexibility and independence. Unfortunatel...

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IT contractor in the UK sues HMRC for £27,000 in landmark IR35 case

by Staff Writer | Jun 18, 2018

A UK IT contractor working in the public sector recently won his appeal against Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC). The dispute was over a...

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Avoid being a contractor stressed out by accounts

by Staff Writer | May 9, 2018

Self-employed individuals are the fastest growing section of the UK workforce. However, a recent survey of self-employed UK contractors found ...

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6 important steps to take before becoming a UK contractor

by Staff Writer | Mar 5, 2018

At some point, just about everyone has considered giving up permanent employment to become a contractor or freelance worker. Skilled professio...

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