Do I have to complete a Self Assessment tax return?
admin | 09/01/19
There are many things to think about when you are going self-employed and one of the most important is whether you need to complete a Self Assessment. A Self Assessment is one of the most significant tax documents you’ll need to…Read more
HMRC publish official stance on mutuality of obligation (MOO)
admin | 16/07/18
After a heavy interrogation from members of the IR35 Forum in December 2017, HMRC officials have since been required to publish a clarification of their position on Mutuality of Obligation (MOO) and what this means for those using Check of…Read more
Are you inside or outside IR35?
admin | 10/06/18
The IR35 legislation was introduced by HMRC (Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs) in April 2000 and was intended to combat tax avoidance. It affects all contractors who do not meet HMRC’s definition of ‘self-employment’ and applies to anyone working via…Read more
Its good news for contractors as data shows falling inflation
admin | 07/06/18
Umbrella company contractors and freelancers will be pleased to learn that latest ONS data shows a fall in inflation. According to the report, inflation has continued its downward trend, falling from 2.5% to 2.4%, although it is still ahead of…Read more
GDPR: How small companies can get ready for it – and why it can’t just be ignored
admin | 21/05/18
We’ve been working on getting ready for the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for the past few months, and have made significant progress in advance of when the law goes into effect on May 25, 2018. We had to make some…Read more
Brexit deal for the Self-Employed. How confident are they feeling?
admin | 01/05/18
The Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed (IPSE) have released their report ‘Brexit Deal for the Self-Employed’ The recent data, which surveyed more than 1,000 contractors has revealed that the lead up to Brexit is having a negative impact…Read more