Having a permanent position in a company gives you stability, financial security and routine. However none of this means anything if you don’t love what you do.
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) reported that a record-breaking 10.7 million filed their 2016/17 self-assessments before the midnight 31st January deadline. Were you one of the 6.5% who missed the deadline?
Are you receiving tax credits, such as the Child Tax Credit or the Working Tax Credit? Did you, or do you need to, complete a 2016/17 Self-Assessment Tax Return? you may need to report your final income details to the Tax Credits Office.
The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) took place in Las Vegas over four days, from 9 January to 12 January 2018. Calling itself “the global stage for innovation” in the consumer technology field, CES brought together a plethora of prototypes, ideas and ready-to-market consumer products.
Self-assessment tax returns, otherwise known as Personal Tax Returns, declare your personal earnings outside of the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system. It indicates the amount of tax you owe to HMRC or the tax refund you may be entitled to.
The New Year is a great time to set new goals and reaffirm existing ones. It may also be the right time to make changes in your life and career where appropriate – including re-evaluating your take home pay.
From 13th January 2018, HM Revenue & Customs will no longer be accepting personal credit cards for tax payments. If you are a sole trader or a limited company director, this affects you.
Chancellor Philip Hammond presented his Autumn Budget 2017 to the House of Commons on Wednesday, 22nd November 2017. It outlines the government’s plans for spending, borrowing, taxes and other fiscal measures. Read our Budget summary to see the key announcements and what could affect contractors and freelancers in the UK.
You have probably seen the terms ‘contractor’ and ‘freelancer’ thrown about online quite often, especially if you’re searching for an accountancy service. If you take on some form of temporary or project-based work, either wholly as a career or on the side of your permanent job, you will likely fall into one of these two categories.
Festive season has officially begun. Between contracting, Christmas parties and gift shopping, the next couple of months will be very busy. So we’re giving you three tips to help get you smoothly through the holiday season.