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Everything You Need to Know About Locum Vets Accounting

Over the past few years, many veterinarians have turned their back on permanent jobs in favour of locum work (currently, there are approximately 20,000 employed and self-employed vets in the UK). For many, the decision to go locum stems from a desire for flexibility, improved work-life balance and to develop their skil...

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11 Sure-Fire Negotiation Tips Every Contractor Should Know

The freelancer and contractor industry is still growing in the UK – this is excellent news to contractors, especially with the uncertainty of Brexit and the future of free movement) still unclear. There are around 2 million self-employed professionals in the country, and 1.77 million of them are full-time contractors. ...

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Limited Vs Umbrella: Which Should You Choose?

As a contractor, you can set up a business as a limited company or opt to operate under a PAYE umbrella company. Deciding between the two, however, can be a challenge for many contractors; both present advantages and downsides, depending on your business and experience as well as how long you intend on contracting and ...

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IR35, April 2020 and the private sector reform

Finally, after a long period of if's and but's around the IR35 reform in the public sector, Philip Hammond announced in his Budget speech that the IR35 reform will indeed, as expected by many, be rolled out into the private sector.Larsen Howie, the IR35 Review specialists talk you through their take on the Autumn Budge...

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What is IR35 and why should you be aware of it?

As a contractor, understanding IR35 and what it means is crucial for your business. Also known as ‘intermediaries’ legislation’, IR35 first came into effect on the 6th of April of 2000 and is designed to prevent contractors from working as disguised permanent employees and benefitting from tax advantages by working thr...

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Meet us at the London Vet Show 2018!

 The London Vet Show is one of the world's most established veterinary exhibitions, bringing together thousands of vets from across the industry into an action-packed two-day event.Last year's exhibition saw more than 5,000 visitors descend on London's ExCel Centre, representing more than 20% of the entire UK veterinar...

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Why does a Locum Vet need an Accountant?

Working as a locum vet has an array of financial and lifestyle advantages but making the decision to operate through an umbrella company or as a limited entity can have huge repercussions on your earnings. In this blog, we'll take a closer look at how locum vets function under an umbrella company, as well as the financ...

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