The pros and cons of a Limited Company for a contractor
After much deliberation, you’ve decided to go it alone and set up as a contractor. You’ve polished your CV and LinkedIn profile and have started looking for your first contract,… View now
Start contracting with confidence in 2018
Starting a long-term career as a contractor or freelancer in 2018 has become more attractive than during any time in the last two years. If you’re looking for independence and… View now
Autumn Budget: Real Contractors get a green light to increase productivity from a Budget made to measure?
Has Chancellor Hammond helped or hurt the flexible workers in the UK? Did he try and make a silk purse from a sow’s ear or did he merely pull… View now
The Autumn Budget – the hardest to predict yet?
With the Tories suffering serious blows in the Election, Brexit negotiations under strain and constant political in fighting, predicting what will be in the Budget is tough this time around.… View now
IR35, the Budget and the Private Sector – a short story
There has been a lot of supposition lately about the Budget, IR35 and the Private Sector. But for those contractors who haven't been around for the whole saga, here's a… View now
Can Limited Company contractors claim for Christmas party expenses?
Christmas party expenses The festive season will soon be upon us and whilst you may not officially start preparing for a few weeks to come, if you’re currently contracting in… View now
Ask us anything!
Ever had a tax or accounting question that you've always wanted to ask an accountant, but didn't want to pay the associated hourly fee that comes with it? Well now… View now
What are alphabet shares and why do contractors need to be aware of them?
What are alphabet shares? Limited Companies are traditionally formed with a nominal number of ordinary shares. As the company grows and more shareholders are added, alphabet shares are certainly… View now
Intouch’s MD, Paul Gough has been announced as new Chairman of FCSA
We are pleased and proud to announce that our MD, Paul Gough has been appointed as the new Chairman of FCSA (The Freelancer & Contractor Services Association). Since early… View now
Am I entitled to holiday and sick pay as a Limited Company contractor?
Holiday and sick pay - what is your entitlement? Taking time off work, whether it’s planned or otherwise is rarely an issue for permanent staff, as their pay is usually… View now