How could Brexit change taxes in the UK

Posted on September 15, 2017

Brexit is a big uncertainty in the UK economy, and will impact many aspects of our economic life, taxation being one of them, whilst a lot of this is uncertain at the...

Problems with Childcare?

Posted on August 10, 2017

Childcare is now an expensive business with the average cost of a full time UK nursery place being over £11,000 for a child under 2. Childcare now takes up a...

I am a contractor do I need a pension scheme?

Posted on July 25, 2017

This is a question we often get asked, I am a contractor am I required to set up a pension scheme? It is now a legal requirement for all employees to have a workplace...

Do you need an accountant to file your tax returns and accounts?

Posted on July 7, 2017

There is no requirement to use an accountant to fulfil the requirements to file your company accounts and tax returns, but you need to be mindful that penalties, which...

Are you in demand?

Posted on June 13, 2017

Any Freelancer or Contractor needs to be aware of trends and changes in the business world to remain in demand. What trends are significant in the marketplace for 2017?...

National Freelancers Day

Posted on June 8, 2017

IPSE National Freelances Day is today the 8th June 2017. IPSE have organised many events around the UK for Freelancers and Contractors cultimating with a Gala dinner in...

IR35 and the General Election

Posted on June 6, 2017

With the General Election happening this Thursday, the 8th June, Contractor and Freelancers will be taking a keen interest in the result and how it is likely to affect...

Public sector IR35 review

Posted on May 31, 2017

The public sector IR35 changes have had, nearly, a couple of months to bed down and the waters are now begining to clear a little. For the Agencies who work with the...

Have you done your 16/17 personal tax return?

Posted on May 26, 2017

The early birds will now be thinking (or may already have completed) their 16/17 personal tax returns, which cover the period 6/4/16 – 5/4/17, the deadline for...

Genuine HMRC correspondence?

Posted on April 27, 2017

HMRC have a couple of useful links which explains how HMRC will contact customers and examples of scams as well as a list of bogus email addresses....

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