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    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
  • world currencies
    Contractors: How to make the most of your foreign currency payments
    Mar 16, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • Coin stacks
    Incoming minimum wage increase for UK workers
    Mar 13, 2017  |  by Scott Brown
 
 
  • Phishing scams

    How to spot an HMRC tax scam

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jul 12, 2016
    You’re expecting a tax refund, when an email from HMRC pops into your inbox giving you the good news. All you need to do is click on a link to access the Pounds you’re due. Sounds easy enough, but is it genuine? We look at how you can spot an HMRC tax scam immediately.
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  • Tax Self Assessment

    Do you need to make a Self Assessment payment in July?

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jul 08, 2016
    The second UK Self Assessment deadline is 31 July. The amount due at the end of July follows your first payment, made earlier in the year.
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  • Tax refund EYNTK

    Everything you’ll need to get your tax refund

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jun 16, 2016
    With the tax season coming to an end, it’s the best time to apply to reclaim any tax you may have overpaid in the last tax year. You can apply to get tax back from the past four tax years, if you haven’t done so already. If you’re looking to put in a claim, you’ll need a P60.
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  • 5 productivity tips for freelancers

    5 productivity tips for freelancers

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jun 15, 2016
    Doing more, in less time, is a key differentiator between freelancers who succeed and those who don’t. To help you get the most out of your day, we’ve put together our top five productivity tips for freelancers.
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  • Filing self assessment tax return too early

    How one person was penalised for filing their Self Assessment tax return too early

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jun 13, 2016
    Completing your Self Assessment tax return will likely result in a sigh of relief. It’s best to get your filing done before the 31 January deadline, but if you file your return too early, you may risk being penalised.
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    Tax payments bounce after HMRC changes bank account

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Jun 01, 2016
    HMRC has changed its IBAN bank account without properly informing tax payers. This means that millions of Pounds in Corporation Tax and VAT payments made since February are bouncing. As a result, HMRC is unfairly sending out penalty notices to UK business owners. We show you how to find out whether your business has been affected.
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  • Tax refunds: Do it the smart and easy way

    by 1st Contact | May 24, 2016
    There are two ways to claim a UK tax refund: Through a tax refund agency or on your own. The DIY route might seem easy enough, but it often winds up causing frustration and netting you fewer Pounds. Going through an agency will save you time and earn you a larger refund.
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    Looking ahead: Personal tax allowance changes in 2017 and beyond

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | May 13, 2016
    With the 2015/2016 tax year now behind us, we now look ahead to the expected changes in personal tax allowance in the coming year. As it stands, there’s good news for both low- and high-income earners.
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  • Could you have paid too much tax

    Could you have paid too much tax?

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Apr 25, 2016
    If you’ve changed jobs, earnings or benefits during the last tax year, you could be entitled to a tax refund. It’s always great to have a little extra cash in your back pocket, so we’ve rounded up the 10 most common ways that you could have paid too much tax.
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  • Uk contractors forced to overpay VAT

    UK contractors forced to overpay on VAT

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Apr 22, 2016
    There is growing concern that the Flat Rate VAT system for UK contractors will end up forcing some small businesses to pay more VAT. Reports of HMRC ignoring verdicts of tax tribunals and forcing small businesses to pay higher VAT rates than required have begun to surface.
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  • 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
  • world currencies
    Contractors: How to make the most of your foreign currency payments
    Mar 16, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • Coin stacks
    Incoming minimum wage increase for UK workers
    Mar 13, 2017  |  by Scott Brown
 
 

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