A great contractor website for UK professionals
The Contractor Advice UK website is an information-packed resource for contractors, freelancers, and interim professionals. Basically, the members of the website and visitors alike, come from all sorts of different industries. Many will work in IT and management consultancy. However, some are in oil and gas, legal, transport, aviation, entertainment and many others.
Much of the advice in the blog applies to UK limited company contractors, However, lots of the information on the site is relevant to most UK business owners in general. What’s more, the website has been live for a few years now and is improving as time goes on. Indeed, in the future we will aim to bring the best free advice to those with their own limited company as well as small business owners. Furthermore, our guides will be updated whenever there are changes to UK tax rules that affect the contracting industry.
Within the Contractor Advice UK blog, there are plenty of useful guides for limited company professionals. Basically, these cover the expenses you can claim such as business travel costs and subsistence, marketing and advertising, business training, entertaining and many others. In addition, other guides cover starting a company, running a company and closing a company. Further still, other articles look at contractor accountancy services, tax saving ideas, salaries, dividends, tax returns, tax year dates. Finally, some of the more detailed guides cover Companies House and HMRC areas and the various taxes which apply to UK small businesses.
The official blog
The blog is a great reference point for limited company contractors. However, there is also:
- A great contractor forum. Here, you can join discussions and introduce yourself.
- The private members’ area. Basically, in here you can view important guides which may affect you as one of many limited company freelancers.
- A contractor finances page. Basically, this contains guides on all the important financial issues for those with a UK contractor limited company. Indeed, it includes insurance (you can get a 10% discount on business insurances through this website), contractor mortgages, and Relevant Life Insurance for contractors and income protection insurance.
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