5 Ways to Increase Your Hourly Rate

Posted November 11, 2017 in Contracting

Whether you're on the first rung of the career ladder, or are experienced, it’s good to know what steps you can ...

Would you take home more pay as a limited company contractor?

Posted November 10, 2017 in Contracting

If you're an umbrella company employee it may be worth finding out if you'd be better off as a limited company contractor.

Can you send another person to fulfil your contract?

Posted October 26, 2017 in Contracting

It's important to understand the rules which affect whether you can send another person to fulfil your contract.

Beware of non-compliant umbrella companies

Posted October 26, 2017 in Contracting

The FCSA has warned vigilance against non-compliant umbrella companies.

IR35 status is more important than ever – especially if you work in the public sector

Posted October 5, 2017 in Contracting

An update on IR35 changes introduced earlier this year affecting public sector contractors.

Umbrella working rises in popularity

Posted October 5, 2017 in Contracting

A new study shows that umbrella employees are better off than they were two years ago.

Limited company contracting – the pros and cons

Posted September 14, 2017 in Contracting

It pays to understand your working options and the pros and cons of each.

How do you know if your role is subject to IR35?

Posted August 18, 2017 in Contracting

If you are working as a contractor, it's imperative that you understand IR35 and whether it applies to you.

Contractor Calculator – work out your take-home pay

Posted August 10, 2017 in Contracting

Contracting comes with flexibility but also uncertainty. Use our Contractor Calculator to work out how to maximise your take-home pay.

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