Easter has now passed, the weather is getting better and the days are becoming longer and people tend to be thinking more about the future and new business ventures and job opportunities.
Maybe you are thinking of leaving your corporate… Continue reading
Childcare can be a headache for working people and every little bit of help with costs is appreciated by working parents.
HMRC currently offer a childcare vouchers scheme which will continue, but here is also a new scheme, Tax Free… Continue reading
A last minute reminder for 13/14 personal tax year. The personal tax year ends on the 5 April 14, if you have not already done so, then you should consider making use of your ISA allowance before it is too… Continue reading
This is a question we often get asked as we are specialist freelancer accountants and look after the accounting and taxation affairs of many freelancer and contractors.
First thing is find out whether there is any demand for your services… Continue reading
Tax deadline day is coming round fast.
The 31 January 2014 will soon be upon us, and if you are due to submit a personal self assessment tax return then now is a good time to sort your tax return… Continue reading
The longer that you are in accountancy and tax, the more I have realised there is no such thing as a typical client, true you can put people into bands such as there job descriptions such as IT Contractor, Interim… Continue reading
Many people dream of being in charge of their own destiny and being their own boss. If you are thinking of being a contractor, just do it, the worse that can happen is you don’t like it and you can… Continue reading
There are quite a few accounting packages out there which assist you in collecting data and filing VAT returns etc, but watch out for garbage in as you will get garbage out. Also by doing it yourself… Continue reading
The first time somebody becomes a contractor there are ample opportunities for them to make mistakes. We have come across many types of freelancers and contractors over the years and perhaps the ones most likely to make these types of… Continue reading
2012 was a year of tremendous economic uncertainty for all of us in UK plc.
Of the few people to benefit (or suffer to a lesser extent) was freelancers and contractors, as employers were often reluctant to commit to permanent… Continue reading