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Good news for your freelancer pension

Pensions have generally been focused at the full time employed and there has been little benefit to the contractor or freelancers. Following the 2014 Budget this is set to change. There has been a major shake up of the pension system, which makes pensions more appealing to the self-employed. There are now initial tax savings…

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Can recruitment companies dictate which umbrella company to use?

If you’re a contractor and a new role comes up through a recruitment agency you will probably want to use an umbrella company to manage your PAYE needs. You may have used an umbrella company previously or you might have just checked an income calculator to find an umbrella company with the best deal. Either…