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If you’re a contractor or you’re thinking about becoming one then our articles and guides can help keep you informed on the latest industry changes as well as advise on tax issues, IR35, contract jobs and more.

Leaving contracting due to IR35? The benefits to expect from a new employed role

Leaving contracting due to IR35? The benefits to expect from a new employed role

Many contractors working via intermediaries will be affected by the latest changes to the IR35 tax legislation. If you decide to...

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Advantages of using an Umbrella Company

Advantages of using an Umbrella Company

Using an umbrella company essentially means that you as ‘the contractor’ become an employee of the umbrella company.

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What is IR35?

IR35 was introduced in April 2000 and affects anyone who is working via an intermediary, such as a company or partnership.

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Security Clearance for IT Jobs

Security Clearance for IT Jobs

Security clearance is a status granted to individuals which allows them access to classified information. The term security...

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Setting up a Limited Company

Aside from sole trader status, most contractors set up their small businesses as Limited Companies.

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Benefits of Becoming a Java Contractor

Java is a widely used programming language primarily designed for use with the Internet. Java is a very similar programme to the...

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Telecoms Contract Jobs

The UK telecoms job market is anticipated to continue showing growth throughout the next five-year period. By 2012, demand is...

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Contractor Insurance

Contractor Insurance

Did you know that professional indemnity insurance insures you against your error, neglect, act or omission, which could cause...

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A Guide to IT Contractor Jobs

A Guide to IT Contractor Jobs

Being an IT contractor is very different from being employed. There are more risks, but there are also a great many advantages....

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