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Spectre The Philanthropist?

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28.07.17

Ian Spectre suffers from insomnia most nights, surprisingly not because he’s a terrible person and his conscience keeps him awake, but because he’s preoccupied with thinking up new ways to help Google and Apple avoid paying their taxes.

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Surcharge Fees to be Axed

Posted by Warr Co in Business advice, Latest Updates | 0 comments

21.07.17

That’ll be £1,298 for your flights and a £1.50 booking fee, thanks!

We expect it these days, the all too frequent ‘credit card’ charge that’s added at the checkout. Well it’s soon to become a thing of the past, saving UK citizens an estimated £500 million every year.

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What is a ‘Dependent Contractor’?

Posted by Warr Co in Latest Updates, Self Employed Advice | 0 comments

20.07.17

The newly published ‘Taylor Review’ has recommended a new employment status, the ‘Dependent Contractor’. But what does that mean exactly and are you a ‘Dependent Contractor’? We explain all in this blog.

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SPECT-IR35

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23.06.17

Ian Spectre will tell you when he corners you that one of his finest moments was back in 1999 when he came up with what is now known as IR35. Having a love for acronyms and being 43 at the time, Spectre wanted to call the new tax IM43 or IS43, but then Ivor Richards, a high flyer in the Treasury who was 35 at the time pulled rank and IR35 it was.

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7 Cyber Security Tips for Contractors

Posted by Warr Co in Business advice, Latest Updates | 0 comments

30.05.17

Cyber security, chances are, unless you’re a cyber security contractor, you’re unlikely to be taking all the necessary precautions. We’ve put together out top 7 tips to help keep your contracting business safe from the hackers, malware and ransomware.

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Hold the Presses and Your Patience

Posted by Warr Co in Budget 2017, Business Accountancy, Latest Updates | 0 comments

27.04.17

On the 25th April 2017 the Government rushed its new Finance Bill through parliament in a staggering two hours ahead of the impending Snap General Election. This was only made possible by cutting longest Finance Bill in history in half.

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The New Lifetime Isa

Posted by Warr Co in Financial advice, Latest Updates, Personal Accountancy | 0 comments

12.04.17

 

Last week the Government launched the new Lifetime Isa, offering a maximum £1,000 cash for FREE every year – yep, you read that right! So what do you have to do to get in on all of this free cash flying around, and is it right for you? Read on to learn more…

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Simon Says… Or should it be ‘Spectre Says’

Posted by Warr Co in Business Accountancy, Ian Spectre, Latest Updates, Self Employed Advice, Warr & Co Updates | 0 comments

03.04.17

Occasionally HMRC have been recognised for their less than cooperative ways, perhaps reminding us of someone who’s stuck in their ways and unpleasantly forceful? Well they’re at it again and their toddler-tantrum demands are going to affect you, so listen up…

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Introducing Ian Spectre

Posted by Warr Co in Ian Spectre, Latest Updates, Uncategorised, Warr & Co Updates | 0 comments

03.04.17

Back in the 1990’s when HMRC was known as the Inland Revenue, Hector the Tax Inspector started appearing on our TVs and in newspapers to promote self assessment.

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Spring Budget 2017

Posted by Warr Co in Budget 2017, Business Accountancy, Business advice, Financial advice, Latest Updates, Self Employed Advice | 0 comments

08.03.17

Today (8th March 2017) Philip Hammond announced the Spring Budget at the House of Commons. This year’s Brexit-conscious budget will have a significant impact for SMEs, contractors, freelancers and the self-employed. In this blog we’ll be taking a closer look at 7 key points that your business needs to prepare for.

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