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Making Tax Digital News – delayed until 2019/2020

Published on Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Written by Alex Cadman

The government has delayed the rollout of Making Tax Digital, the initiative that will transform the tax reporting system to a totally digital structure. An amended timetable for Making Tax Digital has been set which will give accountants and businesses time to prepare and adjust processes to deal with the new system. Read more...

When should you leave your umbrella and go limited?

Published on Thursday, August 3, 2017

Written by Andrew Trodden

Using a PAYE umbrella service is a simple and efficient way to get paid as a self-employed worker. However, the time may come when it is in your best interest to say farewell to your umbrella company and become the director of your own limited company. This article will investigate when you should consider switching from an umbrella service to an umbrella company. Read more...

10 questions to ask a contractor accountant before hiring them

Published on Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Written by Alex Cadman

Are you searching for an accountant to look after your finances whilst you are contracting? Just like any important purchase, it’s essential that you do your due diligence and research providers thoroughly before coming to a decision. Read more...

What it takes to become a marketing freelancer

Published on Thursday, July 20, 2017

Written by Alex Cadman

Becoming a marketing freelancer or consultant could be a good way to advance your career in marketing whilst also stepping away from corporate rules and 9 to 5 office restrictions. But what does it take to be a marketing freelancer? Read more...

Contractor FAQs: How do I choose a name for my limited company?

Published on Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Written by Alex Cadman

When you decide to become a contractor or freelancer with your own limited company, you have to register a company name. This means you should choose a name that is professional and is easy to remember. We discuss ways to help you select a catchy and appropriate name for your limited company. Read more...