Is a limited company right for you?

Some doctors choose not to dedicate all their time and expertise to one practice and will sometimes travel up and down the country depending on where their experience is needed. While some locum doctors will have an agency or health … Continue reading

Tax tip: claim expenses for relocation due to employment

Moving house is an expensive operation, and not one many people undertake more than a few times in their lives. But as a doctor, moving around the country to further your career is a very real prospect. Fortunately, doctors can … Continue reading

NHS regulator drops plans to charge income tax and NICs by default

An NHS regulator has dropped plans to charge locum doctors income tax and National Insurance Contributions (NICs) by default following new public sector tax rules introduced in April. Following IR35 guidance, NHS Improvement had said all “locum, agency and bank … Continue reading

British Dental Association launches free internal mediation service

The British Dental Association (BDA) has launched a free mediation service to help resolve associateship disputes. The service will potentially save BDA members both the time and cost of a court case, it said. It will be available to members … Continue reading

GPs unaware of shock Stamp Duty bills

Hundreds of GPs who own their own surgeries could be hit with unexpected Stamp Duty bills when they sell up in retirement, tax experts at Haslers have revealed. The tax bills, which could spill over into the tens of thousands … Continue reading