Factory Workers, The New Work From Home Contractors…

, 18 October 2017

Working from home has typically been the domain of so called white collar workers such as IT professionals. Not for long it seems.

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“Down The Drain!” – Public Sector and IR35 Reforms

, 09 October 2017

It's no secret that many public sector contractors were planning to down tools and head towards the private sector. The reason? IR35 of course.

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IT Temporary Contractors Are Paid £700 a Day Right Here

, 27 September 2017

There has never been a better time to be a temporary IT contractor. You roll in, do the work, and then take home a big bag of cash. Easy.

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I’m a Freelance Contractor and I’m Tired of Hearing This…

, 24 September 2017

It a great time be a freelance contractor in the UK, no doubt about that, but sometimes it can be frustrating to hear people say the same things, over and over.

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Do You Pass The IR35 Public Sector Test? Most Do…

, 17 September 2017

A well known and respected tax advisory company have recently done some research, and what they found will surprise many, especially in the public sector.

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“DON’T Show Me The Money,” Say Contractors

, 05 September 2017

Working is all about that money, wouldn't you agree? Apparently not, as a recent survey found that in the contracting world other things are more important.

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“Be Pragmatic” Says Accountant, Regarding IR35

, 31 August 2017

The IR35 changes have had contractors complaining and moaning, there is no doubt about that...but should they all leave the public sector? Maybe not.

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75% of British Contractors Have NO Pension

, 25 August 2017

The world of contracting in Britain is booming, and rightfully so, but not all contractors are very good at looking into the future it seems.

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New Self Employed Survey – Southampton, The Place to be

, 16 August 2017

Being self employed is great as many of you will agree...but having a good quality of life is even better, don't you think? I do.

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73% of Self Employed Called “Financial Underclass”

, 11 August 2017

Many think self employment is all about living the high life. Not true. New research says that self employed are the “financial underclass.”

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NO Tax Cut for Contractors Says Chancellor

, 05 August 2017

If you are a contractor in the UK then you probably want to pay less tax. Unfortunately, it doesn't look like there will be a tax cut any time soon.

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Freelance Contractors Are a…”Security Risk” Says Expert

, 24 July 2017

In the past you got a job and stayed with 1 company for years, but these days things are a lot different. Enter the freelance contractor.

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Research Confirms IT Contractors Leaving Public Sector

, 22 July 2017

One subject I've talked about before is how IT contractors would be leaving the public sector once those unpopular IR35 tax changes came into force.

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Government Scrap Tax Grab, Admit Defeat

, 16 July 2017

If you read this blog every week then you will no doubt remember how I reported on the cheeky tax grab the government tried to bring in at the budget.

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Only Digital Banking Please…We Are Self Employed

, 05 July 2017

Do you ever get tired of cashing cheques and paying in money at your local bank? A digital banking company might just change that.

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Deliveroo Fight Back With Pay Per Delivery for Drivers

, 27 June 2017

The takeaway delivery company Deliveroo have been in the news a lot recently, mostly being accused of hiring employees under the guise of “contractors.”

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