Orange Genie News

Supply Teachers

According to the 2019 School census results which were published in July, the number of pupils in UK schools has increased across the board, though it’s risen faster in secondary schools than in primary. The number of pupils in secondary schools is expected to increase further in the coming years.

Orange Genie is delighted to announce that they have once again been awarded Gold accreditation against the Investors in People Standard for a third consecutive time, once again demonstrating their commitment to realising the potential of their people.


The draft legislation on Private-Sector IR35 reform has now been published, and while many are disappointed at the news that there will be no delay and no U-turn, it does at least bring an end to some of the uncertainty and allow everyone to get on with the urgent preparations that need to be made.

Payment on account

It’s that time of year again, and if you have to make payment on account the 31st of July is the deadline for your second payment. For most contractors, this will match the payment they already made at the end of January, based on 50% of last year’s tax bill.

A Contractor's Guide to Self-Assessment: Click here to download>>

Director's loan

Whether you’re planning to borrow money from your Limited company, or you’ve unintentionally drawn a little extra, if director’s loans are handled incorrectly, they can cost you dearly in extra tax. In this article we’ll explain what contractors need to know so you can avoid this.

A Contractor's Guide to Director's Loans: Click here to download>>