Operating through a limited company structure is usually the best way, for a self-employed individual, contractor or entrepreneur to legitimately and compliantly maximise your tax efficiency. This is because you can take remuneration through an efficient mix of salary and dividends and claim a wide range of legitimate business expenses.
Here are some top tips that could help you save tax either through your company or personally through your self-assessment
IR35 Watch – Results of the Government’s formal consultation on proposed changes to off-payroll in the private sector and industry responses.
A month on from the end of the Government’s formal consultation on proposed changes to off-payroll in the private sector, and its time to consider the proposed changes, how these will affect you as a […]
What is a payment on account? If your personal tax bill for the year ended 5th April 2018 exceeded £1,000, you will likely be required to make a payment on account of the year ended […]
In today’s modern digital age, it is increasingly hard to avoid the many methods HMRC uses for catching tax cheats and those looking to bend the rules. HMRC has come a long way in recent […]
TV presenter Lorraine Kelly has won her case against HMRC at an IR35 tribunal. The case related to her engagements with ITV Breakfast Ltd and her own limited company, Albatel Ltd, covering the period September […]
Current Tax Year ended 5th April 2019 In the current tax year ended 5th April 2019, we general advise a salary of £702 per month, depending on your additional personal income to date. Not including additional income, […]
Travel expenses are part of the 24 month rule There are numerous rules and limitations when contracting. However, one of the more important rules all contractors need to be aware of is the “24 month rule” when […]