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Finding Your Next Contract

The ability to secure new contracting work will have a significant effect on your life as a contractor. The freedom to choose when and where you work,

Why do I Need to Make a Payment on Account?

Payments on account are advance payments towards your tax bill, based on your liability in the last tax year. The system is intended to split your tax

Limited Company Contractors FAQ - July 2022

Here are the most frequently asked questions we've received from Limited company contractors in July 2022, with answers from the experts at

Small Business Owners FAQ - July 2022

Here are the most frequently asked questions we've received from small business owners in July 2022, with answers from the experts at Orange

6th of July 2022 National Insurance Threshold Changes

You may remember back in March 2022 that the Conservative Government decided against abolishing or delaying the Health and Social care 1.25% rise in

Mortgage Expectation vs Reality - Preparing for Your First Property Purchase as a Contractor CMME

Finding a mortgage as a contractor can sometimes be complex. Luckily, with expert financial advice and guidance, your property purchasing dreams can

Small Business Owners FAQ - August 2022

Here are the most frequently asked questions we've received from small business owners in August 2022, with answers from the experts at Orange

Dividends and How They Work

Despite the headlines over the last few months and our own communications we have been surprised by the number of clients who were unaware or had

Engaging Subcontractors Through Your Limited Company

Can I subcontract my work to a fellow contractor?Do you have multiple contracts and too much work to do? A good problem to have and one that is

Limited Company Contractors FAQ - June 2022

Here are the most frequently asked questions we've received from Limited company contractors in June 2022, with answers from the experts at

Self-Employed FAQ - June 2022

Here are the most frequently asked questions we've received from self-employed clients in June 2022, with answers from the experts at Orange

Are contractors required to hold professional indemnity insurance?

Professional indemnity cover is one of the big three insurance products – alongside public liability and employers’ liability – that most contractors

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Umbrella Company Employees – What Happens When You Get Paid

If you’re employed by an umbrella company, the payroll process will be slightly different from what you might be used to as a conventional employee,

The Reversal of IR35 Reform - FAQ

On Friday 23rd September 2022, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Kwasi Kwarteng announced that the 2017 and 2021 changes to Off Payroll Working (IR35)

How Does the Mini Budget 2022 Affect You?

Kwasi Kwarteng, the Chancellor of the Exchequer has today (Friday 23rd September, 2022) delivered his “mini-budget” against the back drop of the

Are you switching from Limited Company to Umbrella Employment?

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