Category: Legal Matters

sole trader contractors

Should Contractors Avoid Sole Trader Status to Succeed?

As a starting point, becoming a sole trader is a straightforward route towards working for yourself. However, for many contractors, being a...

contractors abroad

What Challenges do Contractors Face Working Abroad?

Working abroad remains an attractive option for many UK contractors, offering alternative opportunities, and the potential to save on...

business structure decision

Which Business Structure Offers Contractors Reassurance?

The nature of work is changing and, for many people, so are the ways in how they work. The positive view is that this makes the workforce...

IR35 cash in hand

What Do Contractors Need to Know About IR35?

In 2000, the UK Government’s IR35 legislation first came into effect. The aim was to tackle the issue of a hidden workforce that was...

company car

Why Can Company Car Confusion Prove Costly?

For employees, the company car can at first seem like a perk, but there are potential downsides. The employer may impose limits on use, to...