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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
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    This is how contractors can take home more cash
    Jan 09, 2018  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
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    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
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    Directors of limited companies: File your accounts on time and avoid fines
    Oct 04, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
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    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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    Lost tax forms? No problem

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Aug 13, 2014
    One in three people are due a tax refund, yet millions of Pounds lie unclaimed at HMRC. One of the reasons people don't claim is because they believe their misplaced documents disqualify them from a tax refund. The truth is, locating your lost tax forms is the easiest trick of all.
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    Healthcare workers: Your guide to claiming a professional tax rebate

    by John Dunn | Aug 12, 2014
    If you’re a nurse, midwife, doctor, dentist or other professional working in the UK’s healthcare industry, you could be due a professional tax rebate. Here’s how to check if you’re eligible.
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    Tax refund jargon buster

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Aug 11, 2014
    Tax terminology has a reputation for being complicated, but it's easy to digest once you speak the language. Start off by using our tax refund jargon buster, designed to remove the stress of your annual tax return.
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    Are you entitled to limited company tax relief?

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Aug 06, 2014
    If you're the director of a limited company, you could be missing out on vital tax relief. Here we explain some of the different allowances available to you, and how you can take advantage of them to reduce your tax bill.
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    How to claim a construction worker tax rebate quickly and easily

    by John Dunn | Jul 31, 2014
    Does the thought of claiming a tax refund feel similar to slamming a mallet down onto the tenderest part of your thumb? It really doesn’t have to be that way, especially if you’re contracting in the UK’s construction sector.
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    Contractors: How to deal with interest on overdue invoices

    by Scott Brown | Jul 03, 2014
    As a contractor (or limited company owner), you might have experienced the frustration and stress of not having your invoices paid on time. Fortunately, the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act gives you the right to claim interest on overdue payments.
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    6 common accounting mistakes contractors make

    by 1st Contact | Jun 25, 2014
    If you work as an independent contractor or run your own limited company, you’re no doubt aware of how difficult it is to do the work that’s required of you, let alone keep a handle on your company’s finances. Here are six common accounting mistakes many contractors make – and how you can avoid them.
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    Dormant companies can attract £1,000 late filing penalties

    by 1st Contact | Jun 23, 2014
    Many people are under the impression that dormant companies can be forgotten about, that they need not file a Corporate Tax Return and that they will incur no penalties for failure to submit one. This is simply not true and you should take care to avoid incurring unnecessary penalties.
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    “I didn’t know” is no longer an excuse for tax evasion

    by 1st Contact | May 13, 2014
    If you are holding money in offshore accounts, it’s essential that you fully declare these accounts to HMRC to avoid crippling fines and possible prison time.
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    How to claim tax back in the UK

    by 1st Contact | May 06, 2014
    If you’re yet to claim back your overpaid tax, you could be due a substantial amount of money. There are two ways to claim a tax refund: you can do it yourself through HMRC, or you can enlist the help of a reputable tax refund agency.
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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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