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What you need to know about the benefits of contracting

Making that jump into contracting is often a very daunting move, and first-time contractors typically have a lot of questions they need answering. While there are a number of complex processes to get your head around at first, as well as extra tasks to carry out, there are plenty of benefits to being a contractor. Why should you become a contractor? There are numerous reasons to become a contractor, but largely people do it because they want to overhaul their lifestyle and take control of their

Words and phrases you need to know when contracting

Whether you are new to contracting or are experienced in the field, there are likely to be phrases you come across that are confusing and do not have an obvious meaning, such as: IR35 The IR35 legislation determines whether you are permitted to work as a limited company contractor or not. If you decide when, where and how you work, it is likely you will fall outside the regulation and will be able to operate as a limited company. However, if the client imposes these working conditions on