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What should you think about when starting a business?

Published on Thursday, August 17, 2017

Written by Alex Cadman

If you’re a seasoned contractor or freelancer with a solid client base, you may have thought about taking the next step by running or growing a small business. This guide will help you understand what it takes to run a small business or start-up. Read more...

5 minute guide on how to become a contractor in the UK

Published on Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Written by Alex Cadman

Are you thinking of becoming a contractor? Deciding on a career change is always challenging, and switching from permanent employment to contracting can seem intimidating. However, contracting can offer many benefits such as an increased earning potential, flexible working hours, job autonomy, and much more. Read more...

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...