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ContractorCalculator: Contracting news in brief – 26/Aug/2016

News this week covers: rising IT contract rates; tax avoidance backlash; construction boost; digital tax concern; and clients adopt digital platforms.

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Contractor Doctor: can my agency force me to add new clauses into my contract?

Contractors should be wary when asked to add new clauses to a contract, as there may be less risky alternatives, explains Roger Sinclair of Egos.

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Contractor Doctor: When is tax payable on declared dividends?

HMRC requests tax on dividends twice throughout the year, but the tax attracted depends on various factors, says Abbott Moore’s James Abbott.

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Relevant Life Plans - 10 facts for contractors

Limited company contractors can use Relevant Life Plans to make tax efficient financial provision for their dependents.

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Contractor banking – applying for and opening a business bank account

Once a contractor has decided which financial institution they plan to bank with, the next step is to work through the process of opening the account.

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