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Is another media backlash against public sector contractors in the offing?

by Alan Little

10 May 2012, Comments 0

Legitimate contractors making a living through their own limited companies could be facing another media backlash (and a knee-jerk governmental ‘clampdown’) following recent revelations […]


Six months of AWR and demand for contractors still is not dented, says REC

by Alan Little

10 May 2012, Comments 0

A recent webinar organised by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation has concluded that skilled contractors and other agency workers still have little to fear […]


HMRC hopes new mobile apps will improve record keeping amongst contractors

by Alan Little

20 April 2012, Comments 0

HMRC is launching a range of new mobile applications to help small business and freelancers who work through limited companies to keep abreast of […]


Umbrella company opportunities provided in IT and Computing

by Alan Little

17 April 2012, Comments 0

After a strong month for recruitment in March, it is hoped that the IT and Computing sector could still provide jobs for umbrella companies […]


Controversy still rumbles over HMRC’s IR35 business tests

by Alan Little

17 April 2012, Comments 0

The IR35 business tests that HMRC promised to post on 6th April still have not materialised, which may be a hopeful sign that negotiations […]