Benefits in kind are benefits that employees or directors receive from their company which aren’t included in their salary or wages. They’re also sometimes called ‘perks’ or ‘fringe benefits’. Not all benefits in kind are treated in the same way by the tax system, so here's what you need to know.
Leaving the comfort of a regular paycheck and stable working hours feels very much like a leap of faith - because it is. It's time to be brave.
When is a business classed as an intermediary, and what does this mean for intermediary businesses and contractors? Our article has the information you need to know about employment intermediaries, whether your business is one, and what is expected of you if you are.
There are a whole host of regulations and laws in place to protect workers from being exploited in regards to working hours, break and holiday.
Strategic business partnerships give small businesses and startups the opportunity to grow their company. We explore multiple partners and the benefits.
Self-employed and struggling to deal with Self Assessment? Start the tax year positively and make next year’s Self Assessment as painless as possible - get some expert advice from our client managers.
As the term suggests, when operating as a sole trader you’re running your business as an individual. Being a sole trader merely means that there’s no legal distinction between the owner and the business.Part of our range of jargon-free explanations of the legal structures out there for the self-employed.
Unsure of the difference between cash-flow and capital? Business jargon can often be complicated, especially if you're just getting started. We've compiled a glossary of some often-used business and accounting terms and provided easy to understand definitions, with links to further info where appropriate.
Don’t worry, it’s not as confusing as it seems. Here's what you need to know about share value and capital when setting up a limited company.
What can freelancers and contractors do if they are injured during their job at a client's premises? We explore the legislation.
What's the difference between working as a freelancer or working as an agency worker? And what is best for your small business? We take a look.
Half of the self-employed wanted to obtain a better work-life balance but research suggests many are working an additional 14 hours every week.