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Our blog keeps you in‑the‑know when it comes to the industry news and updates relevant to you and your business. You'll also find useful guides to help you operate more effectively and efficiently today and into the future.

Wed 29th Jan 2020

IS A LIMITED COMPANY RIGHT FOR ME?

If you’re a contractor or sole trader, you may have considered what the next step of your career may be.

Setting up a limited company is thought to be the most tax efficient way of working and if ...

Wed 15th Jan 2020

SELF ASSESSMENT TAX RETURNS – JANUARY DEADLINE

With the deadline for submitting your Self-Assessment Tax Return at the end of the month, it’s a good idea to get your finances in order now if you haven’t already done so.

Who needs to complete a Self-Assessment? You’ll need ...

Mon 23rd Dec 2019

MARKETING IDEAS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

If you’re just starting out in business, you may not have the capital to invest a lot into marketing. But that doesn’t mean that you can’t market your business. Businesses need to market in order to grow and yes ...

Fri 20th Dec 2019

Goal Setting for 2020

With the end of the year on the horizon it's important to review the goals you set for both yourself and your business for 2019. Did you achieve them all? If you didn't, were you SMART about how you ...

Mon 2nd Dec 2019

TAX TIPS FOR YOUR CHRISTMAS PARTY

It seems the build up to Christmas starts earlier and earlier each year and many teams are now looking forward to getting closer to the festive season, in particular the Christmas party! The perfect chance to celebrate the years achievements ...
Wed 13th Nov 2019

Efficiently Working From Home

Working from home as a freelancer has some great benefits including no commute or office politics to worry about, but it also balances this out with some problem areas. One of the main issues we hear about is how ...

Mon 11th Nov 2019

Have You Filed Your Tax Return?

With the deadline to file your 2018/19 self-assessment now less than 100 days away HMRC is encouraging taxpayers to complete them before the busy period arrives. Filing even 1 minute past the 23:59 deadline on 31st January could result in ...

Mon 21st Oct 2019

How do I set prices as a contractor or freelancer?

Deciding to go freelance is just the beginning of some big decisions you need to make about your career, the next logical one being what you should be charging. Here are some tips to help you with coming to an ...
Wed 2nd Oct 2019

IR35 Changes for Contractors

There are changes to the IR35 legislation that come into effect on the 6th April 2020 for private sector contractors that will transfer responsibility from contractors to large and medium companies to assess IR35. The 2020 reform will bring private ...
Wed 18th Sep 2019

How To Scale Your Business

There are many reasons that entrepreneurs start their own business: working to your own time, using your skills and knowledge to drive you to success quicker, focusing on exactly what you want to do. Something that is not always considered ...
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