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Could Brexit lead to de-regulation?

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During the EU referendum campaign, some small business representatives argued that by leaving the European Union they would be able to disentangle themselves from Brussels’ red tape.

So after the vote to leave the EU, what sort of business de-regulation might happen, and how could it affect contractors?…

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April Contractors Calendar 2017

What contractors need to know for April 2017

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The 2016 Budget delivered by George Osborne in March may seem a long time ago but there were several important changes that the former Chancellor of the Exchequer announced that will affect contractors. While it’s easy to forget about tax and political budgets until it’s time to file your tax return, there are often many opportunities for tax planning that will help you maximise your income as a contractor.…

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skills in demand for finance pros

Seven skills in high demand for vacant finance contracting positions

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More and more companies are turning to finance contractors rather than permanent staff and the trend looks set to continue. With firms looking for contractors at both executive and non-managerial levels, there’s plenty of finance positions for contractors to find.

One of the main reasons behind the drive towards temporary resources is that contractors can provide skills that are not available in-house – it’s the third most popular reason that HR directors give for hiring contractors, behind cost-effectiveness and flexibility.…

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12 ways to spot a good contractor accountant

12 ways to spot a good contractor accountant

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Every contractor struggling with their limited company accounts needs a good accountant – and not just a good accountant, but a good contractor accountant who understands you and your business. But what makes a good contractor accountant?

Here’s our guide:

They specialise in contractors

It may seem obvious, but an accountant who deals with contractors regularly will understand what you do.…

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