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Contractor wellbeing series: confidence has surged in the sector despite economic uncertainty

The latest Confidence Index from the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed (IPSE) and PeoplePerHour.com has revealed that British contracting professionals show the brightest and most confident outlook on their future since before the Brexit vote. Despite the uncertainty of today’s climate from trepidation for the outcome of Brexit and economic pressures to outstanding…

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HMRC has shut down a record number of fraudulent websites

Over the past 12 months, in HMRC’s pursuit of online fraudsters, it was reported that a record number of fake websites posing as HMRC have been deactivated. With the introduction of cutting-edge technology designed for tackling cybercrime, HMRC appears to have been successful with over 20,750 malicious websites having been taken down – a 29%…