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Hannah Burke Wins 1st Ladies European Tour title

  Liberty Bishop sponsor local Ladies European Tour player Hannah Burke, we are extremely proud she claimed her maiden European Tour title by winning the Tipsport Golf Masters 9th August 2015. Burke shot an amazing “blemish free” final-round of 64 to finish two strokes clear of Denmark’s Nicole Broch Larsen. “I’m absolutely lost for words,” [...]

Posted by Wesley Scott on August 11th, 2015

Contractors have your say … AUCAE to help voice your concerns

Liberty Bishop is a member “All Umbrella Companies are Equal” (AUCAE) a trade group that aims to be the true voice of umbrella companies and setting compliance standards across the industry.   AUCAE members met with HMRC on 20th July to discuss the recently released “Employment Intermediaries and Tax Relief for Travel and Subsistence (T&S)” [...]

Posted by Wesley Scott on July 30th, 2015

Employment Intermediaries T&S Tax Relief

  HMRC’s long-awaited consultation document (below link) on employment intermediaries and tax relief for travel and subsistence claims has finally been released. As expected, the document re-affirms the sentiment echoed at March Budget 2015 by stating that: The government’s intention is that where a worker is employed through an employment intermediary, then they will not [...]

Posted by Wesley Scott on July 10th, 2015
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FSB Bedfordshire Business Awards 2015

  On Thursday 25th June we attended the esteemed FSB Bedfordshire Business Awards gala evening held at the newly opened Center Parcs at Woburn Forest, “The Venue” which is their aptly named and very impressive conference center. The usual protocol of champagne arrival with all attendees looking splendid in their best black tie and evening [...]

Posted by Wesley Scott on June 29th, 2015
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Budget 2015 our initial thoughts and concerns

In an unexpected twist announced in yesterday’s budget, the government has decided to rein in the ability of both umbrella company employees and those that operate their own PSC’s to claim tax relief on travel and subsistence expenses via an IR35-style framework which focuses on the ‘working practice’ issues of supervision, direction, and control. Under [...]

Posted by Wesley Scott on March 19th, 2015
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Welcome to #LBgames

  Welcome to the inaugural #LBgames Join Liberty Bishop Contractor Services for some office fun and team building fun! Everyone needs a little entertainment to lighten the office and, if your office is anything like Liberty Bishop’s, we have some seriously competitive folk amongst us! Throughout 2015 we’re will be running a series of games [...]

Posted by Wesley Scott on February 6th, 2015
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Liberty Bishop’s New Sponsorship Deal

  We are delighted to announce a brand new sponsorship deal with a local lady golfer on the Ladies European Tour (LET) Hannah Burke. Keep an eye out on Sky sports 4 where all of the Ladies European Tour events are televised. Also make sure you follow Liberty Bishop on all social media channels for [...]

Posted by Wesley Scott on January 16th, 2015