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Sep
Top 5 Questions when New to Contracting

Top 5 Questions when New to Contracting

Posted Tuesday, September 8, 2020

By Jennifer Doyle, Solutions Team Manager at Contracting PLUS. We’re seeing green shoots of growth in the market again as companies come to terms with the reality that Covid19 will be with us for the foreseeable future. While companies are cautious, work still needs to be done and projects need to be completed. The last…

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11
Aug
Professional Contractors has Covid-19 changed your Financial Perspective?

Professional Contractors has Covid-19 changed your Financial Perspective?

Posted Tuesday, August 11, 2020

As a Professional Contractor, remote working driven by The Covid-19 Pandemic may not have been as much a change in circumstances for you as it was for traditional employees. But what positive changes might you be seeing? Could Covid-19 help you reach your financial goals sooner than you expected? As a result of Covid-19 the…

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05
Aug
Contractors! Maximise your Personal Wealth

Contractors! Maximise your Personal Wealth

Posted Wednesday, August 5, 2020

If there is one benefit of COVID-19, for most it has been the benefit of time. Time to review your current situation and consider what could be done better, where there might be opportunities to become more efficient, how it might be possible to earn more or save more money. Umbrella Companies Professional Contractors using…

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21
Jul
Getting Started as a Contractor

Getting Started as a Contractor

Posted Tuesday, July 21, 2020

by Jimmy Sheehan, Commercial Director, Contracting PLUS Exactly a year ago I wrote about the ‘Seasons of Contracting’ and at that time we were in the middle of  the ‘Contracting Summer’. Since Covid19 arrived, we’ve since passed through Winter and Spring and the Contracting Summer’ is once again just around the corner. Despite Covid19 still…

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24
Feb
Contracting – The Future of Work

Contracting – The Future of Work

Posted Monday, February 24, 2020

By Jimmy Sheehan, Commercial Director, Contracting PLUS While speaking recently at the National Recruitment Federation Annual Conference in Dublin, I was raising some points about Contracting in Ireland. Following that I’ve received a number of queries on how companies can compliantly engage Independent Contractors. IR35 (UK legislation which essentially brings parity to the taxation of…

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24
Feb
How do you start Contracting?

How do you start Contracting?

Posted Monday, February 24, 2020

Typically Contractors operate through a limited company structure. This protects you personally, in the event of something going wrong. As a sole trader, you are the business. So if you do something wrong and your client wants to take a case against you, then everything you own is at risk. However, operating through a Personal…

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02
Dec
Should I use an Umbrella Company or a Personal Limited Company?

Should I use an Umbrella Company or a Personal Limited Company?

Posted Monday, December 2, 2019

By Jimmy Sheehan, Commercial Director, Contracting PLUS. Professional Contractors typically operate through a limited company structure. This protects you personally, in the event of something going wrong. As a sole trader, you are the business. So if you do something wrong and your client wants to take a case against you, then everything you own…

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Our App and online portal remove all the admin and hassle from you.

Standard company insurances are included (at no extra cost) in most cases.

You’ll have a Dedicated Account Manager to answer all your questions.

You’ll get ongoing pro-active tax saving tips and suggestions.

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