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How To Claim Expenses And What You Should Be Claiming For

Your tax return can feel like enough of a burden on your time without the “optional extras” such as deciding which expenses you can claim. I’ve created this article revealing the potential value of your tax return to help sole trad...

Why are so many businesses still managing their finances with a spreadsheet?

Self-employment is rising every year in the UK - the latest data shows that the number of people who were self-employed in the first calendar quarter of 2019 (January to March) increased by 90,000 on the quarter to reach a record high of 4....

Contribute to the Contractor Attitude Survey

If there’s one thing you’ll know all too well as a contractor, it’s how quickly the state of the market can change. But do you know what has changed in the industry over the past year? How do you think the marketplace is looking? And ...

Seven mental health and wellbeing tips for contractors

As part of Mental Health Awareness Week 2019, accountancy firm Nixon Williams has produced a list of top tips for contractors in partnership with the Samaritans Specialist contractor accountancy provider Nixon Williams has drawn up a lis...

Why Properly Formatting an Invoice is Important

As an independent contract, you’ll need to file an invoice for the work completed at the end of the month. Creating an invoice may seem like a time-consuming and dull task yet getting it right could be the difference between receiving pay...