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What are the best tools for finding contract roles?

Published on Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Written by Alex Cadman

Most freelance and contract roles are found via recruitment agencies, which requires little search effort from busy professionals looking for a change. However, if you wish to take matters into your own hands, there are plenty of tools out there to help you find your first – or next – contract role. Read more...

Claiming Home Office Expenses as a Contractor

Published on Thursday, January 8, 2015

Written by Lauren Ellingham

Working from home can be deemed a luxury to some however, the costs associated can be quickly forgotten and ultimately hit you with a surprise when certain bills drop on the doormat. Another luxury for Contractors however is that you can offset a proportion of these expenses against tax. Read more...

Staying Away from Home as a Contractor: Reducing your Costs

Published on Monday, January 5, 2015

Written by Lauren Ellingham

Essentially as a Contractor you are out in the working world by yourself and are responsible for both your level of work and income received as well as the amount of outgoings you incur. Modern day contracting can require you to travel to your clients and places of work from time to time and these occasional (or sometimes more regular) trips can add up. Read more...

Annual Party Tax Exemption

Published on Monday, December 1, 2014

Written by Churchill Knight

To give a little back, HMRC allows a tax exemption to Limited Companies for each employee up to the cost of £150 towards the expense of attending an annual work event or events. This applies to all Limited Companies - small or large. Read more...