02
Jun

How Do You Look?

LinkedIn is an ever-growing business orientated networking platform, being used by many professionals as a part of their larger social media marketing plan. But how much time have you put

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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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22
Apr

The Hassle of Getting Paid

It used to be your favourite day of the month or week when you were employed and received a pay cheque on schedule. It was never a concern, just a

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14
Apr

Are Low Emission Cars More Tax Efficient?

If you are a limited company director looking for a business car, why not consider a low emission car? Besides contributing to saving our planet by lowering your carbon foot

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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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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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24
Oct

Doing things the old fashioned way

Over 10 and a half million people in the UK have been sent a notice by HMRC to file a tax return for the 2011/2012 tax year. Many people have

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