This Saturday and Sunday (26/27 November) sees the Australia Employment Expo hosted in Dublin’s Aviva Stadium. The event seeks to introduce Australian employers from a variety of sectors to qualified and experienced Irish people looking to relocate.
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If you’re a contractor working in the UK, you might be wondering how you can up the ante by increasing your turnover and landing the most lucrative contract positions out there. Here’s our simple but effective guide to finding Top Contracts in 2012
Around half a million taxpayers did not receive their Self Assessment Tax Forms in time to submit and pay by the 31st of July this year. HMRC on their website said that “no one needs to worry about this” and apologised for the delay, presumably caused because the Revenue ran out of paper.
At those times when money is tight, it’s increasingly important to maximise your earnings. With the announcement of large public sector cuts and the continued global slow-down of commerce and industry in general, it’s easy to paint a grim picture. However, many savvy individuals are turning this to their advantage and reaping the benefits of contracting.
If you’re an independent contractor or considering the switch to freelancing, an Umbrella Company might be the most sensible solution for you. Here’s a quick rundown of the benefits of working through a professional Umbrella Payroll Company.
Tax Penalties are enforced by HMRC for various reasons and are more often than not the direct result of either procrastination or a lack of information. Ensure you don’t cut into your annual take-home pay by having to fork our hundreds of Pounds for penalties which could have been avoided in the first place.
Following the economic uncertainties and challenges brought upon by 2009, various market updates and news reports have indicated more favourable market conditions for UK based contractors and small business owners, within more specialised fields. According to 1st Contact, the contractor job market is generally the first to increase when the market heads towards an upturn.
As has been well documented in the press over the last few months the global economy has been experiencing a sharp downturn recently, a situation that looks likely to continue for some time still. All around London and the UK companies are cutting costs and implementing hiring freezes in an effort to stay afloat in [...]
The current economic turbulence that has hit the UK is set to affect the job market as a whole, and there is speculation that this may have a ripple effect on individual contractors. It is during these trying times that expert immigration and financial services group 1st Contact urges contract workers across all industries to [...]