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About the book

UK contracting continues to flourish, consistently outperforming other sectors of the labour market. Contracting’s growth in popularity continues as more and more highly skilled knowledge workers and clients realise the mutual benefits of flexible working. Increasingly acute skills shortages continue to drive up contractor demand – meaning the time to go contracting is now!

This book has helped tens of thousands of contractors to successfully make the transition to contracting, and helped existing contractors to improve their skills, enabling them to secure lucrative long term contracting careers. Whether you’re a current or aspiring member of the UK’s flexible workforce, this comprehensive book has all the know-how you need to harness your potential and achieve your financial and lifestyle goals by becoming a contractor.

The Contractors’ Handbook Third Edition removes the mystique of contracting for first timers and is an invaluable reference guide for experienced contractors.

  • Tax and legislation – all the latest changes to IR35 and dividend tax
  • IR35 – comprehensive guidance on how to avoid and the new reforms
  • When things go wrong – increased to over seventy tried-and-tested solutions
  • Tax avoidance – how to spot an avoidance scheme and stay inside the law
  • Personal finance – all-new guidance on insurance, mortgages and pensions
  • Legislation affecting contractors – the rules you need to be aware of
  • Marketing skills – helping you secure your next contract online and offline