19
Jul

Guest post by Troy Stevens from Qdos – Always use protection!

The Importance of Contractor Insurance Any professional working as a contractor must be aware of the potential misfortunes that their limited company can endure without the existence of proper contractor

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21
Jun

The risks and future of EBTs… Part 2

What are the risks? The participants of EBTs that have been highlighted in many reports, tend to have gone into the schemes in good faith, often as a result of

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14
Jun

EBT schemes – HMRC continue to investigate… Part 1

During the past few months much has been reported of HMRC opening a large number of enquiries into the tax affairs of Contractors who do or have been operating

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05
Apr

Guest Post – The Current State of IR35

Following the release and issue of the recent 2013 budget, many professional individuals will be scratching their heads as to what has and hasn’t changed. Many will indeed be wondering

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15
Mar

Contractors Beware – Pre-budget intelligence

Contractors beware… HMRC is planning to bring forward further guidance when and how IR35 rules will apply to office holders and directors providing their services through limited companies. There is

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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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06
Dec

George Osborne’s Autumn Report – Affect on IR35 for Contractors?

An Update from FW Accounting on George Osborne’s Autumn Statement 2012 and how it affects Contractors’ IR35 status from Mervyn Stanley of FW Accounting. If you missed it, you might

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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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05
Sep

5 Things you will miss out on when you are a Contractor…..or will you….

We thought it best to take a look at the common worries about things you might miss out on when you move from a staffy position to a Contract: ‘You

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29
Aug

Low Emission Cars… Tax efficient?

Calling Limited Company Directors who need a Business Car! Lower your corporation tax by buying and driving a car? AND be safe in the knowledge that you are lowering your

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