16
Jul

IR35 Tips

Anyone who is operating via a limited company, regardless of whether they are a newbie in the industry, or a seasoned veteran, should be made well aware of IR35 and

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14
Jul

Summer Budget Introduction

The first Budget after a general election is traditionally the time for introducing unpopular measures. The Chancellor is not constrained by a coalition partner and has nearly five years until

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24
Mar

Spring Budget Summary

Following last weeks Budget, please see below our summary which may be of interest to you.   Economy • Inflation set to fall to 0.2% this year • Unemployment rate

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11
Aug

The Business Entity Test

The BETs have been around for a couple of years now and have largely seen the response from contractors and professionals alike, that they are not too helpful. In a

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27
May

IR35 Enquiries on the Increase = Need for Increased Protection

IR35, despite being a very important topic, is one rife with misinterpretation and miscommunication. FWA understand the genuine concern that IR35 is for contractors, and because of this have teamed

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19
May

Do I Need an IR35 Accountant?

With numerous different companies popping up ready to serve all the accounting needs of contractors, expertise on IR35 has become one of the benefits that accountants are readily promoting themselves

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12
May

Why a Contractor Specialist Accountant is Essential

One of the most important aspects which contractors need to get right when operating their own business is their accounts. The Revenue doesn’t tend to be too forgiving when it

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28
Apr

The IR35 Business Entity Test…Have you taken it?

  In HMRC’s efforts to help contractors understand the legislation and give some guidelines to self-assess their status, the Business Entity Test was born. The test is a series of

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07
Apr

Are you an employee in disguise?

Contractors operating via a limited company are subject to the scrutiny of the IR35 legislation with the dreaded worst case scenario of being caught by the legislation, meaning that you

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24
Mar

Umbrella Company or Limited Company?

The introduction of the IR35 legislation led many contractors to feel targeted and uncertain with whether they would be seen as a genuine business in the eyes of the Revenue.

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