11
Dec

Claiming Christmas Parties Allowance Expenses

With Christmas fast approaching, we thought we would let you know about a little known tax loop hole regarding Christmas parties….. HM Revenue & Customs allow a tax exemption of

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28
Oct

Income Protection

As a contractor, it’s likely that you have left a job where you were provided with a range of benefits from your employer – such as a company pension scheme,

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24
Sep

Monthly Business Snapshot Changes.

At FW Accounting we welcome feedback on how we can make improvements for our clients and following some recent feedback we received regarding your monthly Business Snapshot, we are delighted

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22
Sep

Requests for Year End Accounts & Personal Tax Outstanding Information!

We are currently busying away preparing your Company’s 2012/13 Year End Accounts (if your Company’s yearend is 5th April) and Personal Tax Returns and in some cases, we haven’t received

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22
Sep

What is a Director’s Loan?

A Director ‘s Loan is when you take money from your Company that isn’t a salary, dividend or expense repayment and you’ve taken more than you’ve put in. You must

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22
Sep

IR35Buddy©- what is it?

IR35Buddy© is a free online portal for genuinely self-employed contractors to help them evidence their IR35 status. What sets IR35Buddy© apart from other contractor portals and websites is their unique

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29
Aug

What is IR35?

Interview with Seb Maley of Qdos Consulting IR35 is a concept that still causes much confusion and concern within the contracting community. Understanding the ins and outs of the legislation

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22
Aug

Tempted by tax avoidance?

HMRC recently published a warning for people thinking about tax avoidance schemes – ‘Tempted by Tax Avoidance?’ A small minority are lured by the promise of large tax savings for

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07
Aug

Show me the money!??

Being offered a contractor role normally means more money. Sounds great – but do you really know what’s involved before taking the plunge?? Instead of seeing pound signs, make sure

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29
Jul

Promoting your limited company helps with IR35

As well as being a contractor, you are also a director of a limited company, a company that you work for and represent. How do you promote that company and

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