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What is IR35

IR35 is big, bad and all over your newsfeed! Cool Company explains IR35 in a simple way: ✓Definition ✓Rules ✓Changes ✓Examples

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Digital Communication Styles: Which one is yours?

Digital Communication Styles: Which one is yours?

Office communication may be challenging, but digital workplace communication is on another level. Mastering the art of online communication takes some experience and patience. Read on to learn about different digital workplace communication styles and which ones may apply to you.

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The Ultimate Guide to Remote Working

The Ultimate Guide to Remote Working

The age of remote work has arrived and it’s here to stay! There are lots of rewards in addition to many challenges. This guide will help you navigate this new era with strategies that can help you stay healthy and productive.

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Is HMRC’s IR35 CEST Tool Valid?

Is HMRC’s IR35 CEST Tool Valid?

HMRC’s Check Employment Status for Tax (CEST) online tool was recently released to help contractors determine their IR35 status. Read our quick guide to understand how it works, what questions to expect, and what your answers may say about your IR35 status.

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Umbrella Pay Rate

Umbrella Pay Rate

What you need to know before quoting your client Whether this is your first time working through an umbrella company or you’re a...

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The Easy IR35 Guide for UK Contractors

The Easy IR35 Guide for UK Contractors

Confused about IR35? This UK-based tax avoidance legislation just got a major overhaul in April 2021. Read our Easy IR35 Guide to learn more about IR35 history, how the law has changed, determining your status, and how to avoid any complications that may affect your contracting business.

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5 Freelancer Tips To Find Your First Job

5 Freelancer Tips To Find Your First Job

New to contracting? Finding your first assignments may be the biggest challenge you face when you start out as a new contractor. Here are 5 career-changing tips to get you started on the right path.

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