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Considering setting up a limited company?


Contractors generally have to make a decision about how to receive their pay and in recent years changes to tax legislation have led to more and more contractors considering setting up as a ltd company or PSC. Recruiters are often a...

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Want to learn more about upcoming reforms to IR35?


With the date for IR35 changes fast approaching, many of our agency partners are busy preparing their business for how these changes will impact their current processes, and what they can do to ensure they are compliant with this legis...

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Five benefits of umbrella service for recruiters

Using an umbrella service offers many advantages for workers but there are clear benefits for recruiters too.  Here are five of the benefits that recruiters share with us when we ask them about using our services. Benefits to r...

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Meet the Sterling team – Lucy Parry


We are extremely proud of the team we have here at the Sterling Group, all of whom are dedicated to providing an expert and high-quality service to both our agency and contractor clients alike. Each month we are asking members of our t...

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Choosing the right contracting route for you


When contracting one of the key concerns that many contractors have is how they will be paid and how to manage their pay, expenses and tax affairs. Most people pursue contracting because they want to enjoy the flexibility and variet...

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Sterling’s Easter 2019 opening hours


As we enter the Easter celebrations, we want to keep our agency partners and contractors updated as to when we will be available over the coming week. Our offices will close on Thursday 18th April at 5pm and will re-open on Tuesday ...

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Sterling launches brand new PAYE service

With over twenty years’ experience in the contactor payroll sector, Sterling Group is very excited to announce the launch of our brand-new PAYE service. Our expertise in working with payroll for umbrella contractors, PSCs and self-e...

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National Minimum Wage and pension contributions rise


April 2019 is set to be a significant month for the UK, with a potential exit from the EU (dependent on negotiations) on the cards, a rise in the National Minimum (NMW) and Living Wage (NLW) as well as pension contributions for both em...

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Twelve months to go: IR35 reforms


With just over twelves months to go before IR35 reforms are introduced into the private sector, industries across the UK that work with contractors are busily preparing to amend processes in line with these changes. For businesses w...

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Amazing prizes up for grabs with Sterling’s latest agency promotion


Want to be in with the chance of winning some of the most sought-after event tickets of the year? We have two extraordinary prizes on offer for our agency partners, giving you and two colleagues the opportunity to experience a weekend ...

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