From the start of the 2016 tax year, dividends will be taxed at a more punitive rate than at present, and could cost you thousands each year in additional tax. Here we look at what the changes mean for limited company owners.
Once you have been in a contract for a while, you may be offered a IT contract extension. How to tell if this is a good time to negotiate a contract rate increase.
A concise guide to the taxes you will encounter as a limited company contractor - Corporation Tax, VAT, National Insurance, Income and Dividend Tax.
A leading contractor accountancy firm explains why contractors should act now to mitigate against an increase in dividend tax rates from April 2016.
Some useful personal tax return tips for contractors to ensure you complete your self assessment form accurately and on time.
Negotiating your contract rate is a vital stage in your life as an IT contractor. In this guide, we look at the main factors which determine your bargaining power at any given time.
You can pay anything from £50 to £150 per month for a contractor accountant. So what should this monthly fee include, and what 'extras' might you have to pay?
September 30, 2015
We look at the pros and cons of contracting via an umbrella company - seen by many as the "hassle free" solution.
September 25, 2015
IR35 and tax experts from Qdos will be hosting a series of seminars in the capital in October, looking at how contractors can best deal with the tax treats delivered in the Chancellor's Summer Budget.
One of the main attractions of working via your own company is that the liability of shareholders is limited. So, to what extent is the liability of company directors limited?
September 4, 2015