11
Jan

Were Umbrella Companies Ever Meant to be a Long Term Solution for Contractors?

In simple terms, No is the answer. A few months ago FW Accounting closed their Umbrella Solutions business stream. This was due to a number of reasons, with the main

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28
Dec

3 Great New Year Resolutions if you are a Contractor or Freelancer

Each New Year after the festivities we often sit and think about how we are going to better ourselves for the following year, what our New Year Resolutions will be.

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14
Dec

Contractor CVs, What’s the Big Issue?

  3 Golden Rules to CV Perfection – Help to source your next contract. At FW Accounting we are delighted to offer a wide range of super guest bloggers to our

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07
Dec

LinkedIn for Contractors – unlock the massive potential for YOU!

I was lucky enough last week to attend a fantastic lecture on how to get the most out of LinkedIn from a Business Development point of view, by Mister LinkedIn

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14
Nov

Enhance your IR35 Status today– the finance way!

  At FW Accounting, we feel it’s our moral obligation to ensure that each of our Contractor/Freelancer clients and followers are operating in an IR35 compliant manner. We value this

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02
Nov

Mobile Phone Use as a Business Expense?

If you are a Limited Company Director, you are considered to be both an employer and an employee of your Company. As the employee of your Limited Company you may

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29
Oct

FW Accounting joins campaign to help contractors and freelancers in Umbrella Companies save money

Specialist contractor and freelancer accountancy firm FW Accounting has joined a campaign to help individuals working under the auspices of a UK Umbrella Company determine whether they could save up

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26
Oct

The cheque is in the post……………..

As a Freelancer or Contractor one of your biggest concerns, after finding work, is being paid! You may expect to be paid 7, 14 or 30 days after emailing your

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18
Oct

Childcare Vouchers if you are a Limited Company Director: How? Where? When?

Are you a Limited Company Director looking to save money on childcare by setting up Childcare vouchers? Well we hope this little guide will help you out. How the Government

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17
Oct

Tax Avoidance Schemes – if it looks too good to be true – it probably is too good to be true.

At a recent Ernst & Young Accountancy event which one of our FW Accounting representatives attended, HMRC touched on the recent media cover relating to offshore Tax Avoidance schemes, and

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