The golden rules to taking time off as a contractor

With Christmas fast approaching, thoughts are turning to the festive period. Employees will be organising their time off for this precious time of year. Unfortunately, contractors can find it difficult to request leave. Like freelancers, contractors are expected to be available around the clock – thanks to the flexibility self-employment… View Article

Could branching out with your career leave you at risk of HMRC investigation?

It was back in 2014 that HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) first began targeting those with second incomes. Known as moonlighting, many contractors and business owners start their own ventures by freelancing on the side, balancing their time and efforts between their full time roles and career ambitions. Four years… View Article

Under HMRC investigation? Read this!

No contractor or small business owner wants to be under the watchful eye of HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). There are many triggers associated with HMRC tax investigation, resulting in an enduring and rather unpleasant experience for the organisation or individual at its centre. In addition to being stressful, HMRC… View Article