June 17, 2010 02:57
As the “rat race” gradually becomes less popular, an increasing number of skilled people are choosing to become independent contractors. This decision not only allows for a more free and independent lifestyle, it also increases earning capacity, with income directly linked to work ... [More]
December 9, 2009 05:25
We have summarised the important bits from Alistair Darling’s pre budget report yesterday for contractors in the UK.
Read the details of the Pre Budget Summary (2010/2011) here (63.08 kb PDF).
July 13, 2009 03:38
1st Contact Accounting has re-launched their online company management website. With this website you get a secure log in and you are able to manage your company easily and efficiently over the internet.
Enter your Invoice details
This can be done weekly, mon... [More]
July 9, 2009 07:07
HMRC have sent out a warning of a fraudulent email going around that advises taxpayers that HMRC have “approved them to receive monies”. They have advised that this is a fraudulent email that should be deleted. HMRC would never inform taxpayers of a rebate via email.
We recommend... [More]
July 9, 2009 06:16
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) have made changes to their bank account details that contractors and Limited Companies use to make their VAT payments into. These changes are effective from 8 July 2009.
If you make your VAT payment via Internet or Telephone banking, you will need to use the new... [More]