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Mini Budget announces U Turn on IR35

Spring Statement 2018

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Chancellor’s Spring Statement is welcome news for contractors

The Chancellor Philip Hammond’s decision to not add to the tax burden for UK contractors is one to be welcomed.

This is particularly the case after previous Budget announcements increased tax levels and saw a dividend allowance being introduced in 2016, which has led to a contractor’s dividend income above the £5,000 threshold being taxed.…

Considerations for the independent contractor: is 2018 the time to negotiate your terms?

Are you an independent contractor? It’s time to negotiate your terms

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One of the key concerns for someone starting out as an independent contractor is how and when to review and negotiate their contract terms. As an independent contractor, make 2019 your year to do this.

For someone who has left a permanent role and is looking to embark on a new and rewarding career as a contractor, seeking tips on negotiating their first contract is a high priority.…