As a Contractor you should familiarise yourself with your right to claim costs – it could save you money and help you better plan your expenses, while also reducing your tax liability. Contractors are permitted to claim business expenses for a wide array of costs from travel expenses to larger business costs (i.e. company equipment).
Moving to a new country is common nowadays. Many people get jobs abroad and move with their family in the hope of a better life. Yet relocating is never easy. It’s a challenge for both the parents and the children. And we worry if our family will adjust to a new culture and way of
Welcome back to the second part of the “Moving to Ireland” series where we examine the alluring aspects of relocating to our small island.In the last installment published by itContracting, the team explored Ireland’s flourishing IT industry, and how we have welcomed hundreds of multinationals, SMEs, and global organisations onto our shores since the 1950s.Predicted
Happy with the company you work with, but want to make the move into a permanent role? As itContracting deals with a variety of both contract and permanent roles, we have seen many people transition from temporary to permanent across the IT industry. In fact, if you’re looking for your dream permanent IT role, check
Welcome back to the third instalment of our ‘How to Become a Contractor’ series. Last time we explored how much tax contractors pay and explained if you are entitled to social welfare as a contractor. This week, Icon Accounting Operations Director, Claire Fagan will discuss what type of business expenses you can claim as
This week, itContracting showcases the lovely county of Longford as a perfect place to relocate. Ireland is full of relic-like structures that have become prone to damage throughout the ages. Like St. Mel’s, a Longford cathedral that fell victim to a fire one Christmas Day. Actor Mel Gibson was sent an appeal to donate towards
The team at itContracting might be a little biased (one of our offices is based there), but as a nationwide IT recruitment agency, we can reveal one of the most popular places to search for a permanent IT job in Ireland is, Cork. Home of the famed Blarney Stone, Cork has long been debated as
Moving to Ireland? The Emerald Isle has lured people in their droves throughout the ages. Some visit our rugged landscape and decide to lay down roots. Others come for the ‘black stuff’ and stay for the culture. Now, on the cusp of becoming the only English-speaking country in the EU, Ireland is cementing its reputation as a top destination