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    Get the most out of being a contractor in the UK by following these simple steps
    Mar 15, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
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    Reap the benefits of submitting your Self Assessment tax return early
    Mar 02, 2018  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • man-making-more-money
    This is how contractors can take home more cash
    Jan 09, 2018  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • blog autumn budget summary
    Autumn Budget 2017: Summary points
    Nov 22, 2017  |  by Scott Brown
  • catching-money
    Get your UK tax refund as quickly as possible
    Oct 30, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • man-running-from-deadline
    Directors of limited companies: File your accounts on time and avoid fines
    Oct 04, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • happy-man-with-pounds
    Recently stopped working? You might have a tax refund waiting for you
    Sep 13, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
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    Stay on the right side of HMRC as a contractor
    Jul 24, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
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    Why UK contractors don’t trust HMRC’s online IR35 calculator
    Jul 11, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • Tax refunds for pensioners
    Paying into a UK pension? Don’t forget to claim your tax refund
    Jul 10, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
 
 
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    Get the most out of being a contractor in the UK by following these simple steps

    by 1st Contact | Mar 15, 2018
    Working as a contractor in the UK has some great benefits. You’re effectively freelancing and, for the most part, you remain in control of when you work, how you work and what you choose to work on. This freedom can be incredibly rewarding, but for some, it can also lead to four-hour lunch breaks and leaving tax filing to the last minute. Structure and organisation are your friends when you’re your own boss, let’s take a look how you can make the most out of your career as a contractor.
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    Reap the benefits of submitting your Self Assessment tax return early

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Mar 02, 2018
    No one likes doing their Self Assessment tax return, which is why so many of us leave it to the 11th hour in January. But what if we told you that filing your return early has loads of benefits and isn’t that hard? If you’re a UK contractor, especially if you’re working through a limited company, you definitely want to file as soon as you can.
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  • man-making-more-money

    This is how contractors can take home more cash

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jan 09, 2018
    If you’re a contractor in the UK looking to work for yourself for the long-term, it’s definitely worth working through your own limited company. From larger paychecks to limited liability, we discuss all of the reasons why this is the most effective way to structure your finances as a contractor.
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    Autumn Budget 2017: Summary points

    by Scott Brown | Nov 22, 2017
    Amidst uncertain times in British politics and economics, the Chancellor's Autumn Budget was expected to tread a fine line. With little room to manoeuvre due to a slowing economy and uncertainty over Britain’s international relations, it comes as a relief that the Chancellor has not hit any panic buttons. We’ve summarised everything you need to know about this Autumn Budget below.
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    Get your UK tax refund as quickly as possible

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Oct 30, 2017
    If you’re looking to claim your tax back from HMRC, you’ll need to ensure you have the relevant documents in order before you begin the process. This is what you need to sort out before you can claim back your hard-earned cash.
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    Directors of limited companies: File your accounts on time and avoid fines

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Oct 04, 2017
    By law, the director of a limited company in the UK is responsible for filing certain accounts and ensuring they are sent to HMRC and Companies House within a set timeframe. Failure to do so could result in some serious penalties and fines, so if you’re a director, you need to ensure you don’t miss these important dates.
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    Recently stopped working? You might have a tax refund waiting for you

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Sep 13, 2017
    If you’ve recently stopped working, there’s most likely a large chunk of change waiting for you at HMRC in the form of a tax refund. This article will give you a good idea of whether you should get ready to claim some of your hard-earned cash back from HMRC.
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    Stay on the right side of HMRC as a contractor

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jul 24, 2017
    When it comes to filing your tax returns, things can get a little tricky. All contractors must declare their earnings to HMRC and because it’s not just as simple as being an employee under PAYE with salary deductions automatically taking place, it can be quite confusing for first-timers. As with many things, a little help goes a long way. Below is some key information on paying tax as a contractor in the UK.
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    Why UK contractors don’t trust HMRC’s online IR35 calculator

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jul 11, 2017
    If you’re working as a contractor in the UK, you’ll no doubt have heard about IR35 and its severe tax implications. Due to the complexity of the legislation, many contractors rely on HMRC’s online tool to work out whether or not they fall within the scope of IR35, but this could be a costly mistake.
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  • Tax refunds for pensioners

    Paying into a UK pension? Don’t forget to claim your tax refund

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jul 10, 2017
    Whether you receive a state, company or personal pension through PAYE in the UK, there are a number of reasons why you may end up overpaying tax. However, many people who have a pension in the UK are unaware that they are due a tax refund. The good news is that there could be a cheque waiting for you at HMRC, and we can help you get it.
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  • man-working-at-home
    Get the most out of being a contractor in the UK by following these simple steps
    Mar 15, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • tax-hand-magnifying-glass
    Reap the benefits of submitting your Self Assessment tax return early
    Mar 02, 2018  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • man-making-more-money
    This is how contractors can take home more cash
    Jan 09, 2018  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • blog autumn budget summary
    Autumn Budget 2017: Summary points
    Nov 22, 2017  |  by Scott Brown
  • catching-money
    Get your UK tax refund as quickly as possible
    Oct 30, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • man-running-from-deadline
    Directors of limited companies: File your accounts on time and avoid fines
    Oct 04, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • happy-man-with-pounds
    Recently stopped working? You might have a tax refund waiting for you
    Sep 13, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • heart calculator desk cash
    Stay on the right side of HMRC as a contractor
    Jul 24, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • work environment
    Why UK contractors don’t trust HMRC’s online IR35 calculator
    Jul 11, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • Tax refunds for pensioners
    Paying into a UK pension? Don’t forget to claim your tax refund
    Jul 10, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
 
 

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