Christmas is over and a new decade has begun. To help jumpstart the New Year and the start of a new decade, here are five things for contractors to look out for in 2020.
With the tax return deadline fast approaching, some taxpayers encounter issues which cause delays in filing their self-assessment. From the funny to the ridiculous, we’ve collected some of our favourite excuses along with some simple Do’s and Don’ts to follow when submitting your tax return.
With Christmas fast approaching and the festivities getting into full swing – it’s time to consider what Christmas party expenses you can claim via your limited company.
This week (18th to 22nd November 2019) is Talk Money Talk Pensions Week in the UK. The goal of this week is to ease the discomfort around talking about money and motivate people to be more active in their financial wellbeing.
The two most common ways to get paid as a contractor are starting a limited company, and using an umbrella company. There are perks to running your own business – but is it right for you?
Many freelancers will ‘test the water’ by doing some freelance work around their permanent job before moving to self-employment. But what are the tax implications of freelancing on the side?
The deadline to file your 2018/19 self-assessment is less than 100 days away – HMRC is urging taxpayers to complete and file before the busy Christmas and New Year period arrives.
‘Off-payroll working in the private sector’ is fast approaching and as a recruitment agency you should have a strategy in place to minimise its impact on the business, consultants and your candidates. As a compliant and well-established umbrella company, Churchill Knight Umbrella has made it our priority to educate and give recruitment professionals the tools to safeguard their agency.
If you are a non-UK resident or expat and want to spend some time living and working in the UK, contract work could be the way to achieve your goals.
Important changes are coming into effect which means second home owners and buy-to-let landlords may be subject to capital gains tax payments sooner than anticipated. The legislation will be introduced in the Finance Bill 2019-20 and would be effective from April 2020.