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Why do I Need to Make a Payment on Account?

Payments on account are advance payments towards your tax bill, based on your liability in the last tax year. The system is intended to split your tax

Limited Company Contractors FAQ - July 2022

Here are the most frequently asked questions we've received from Limited company contractors in July 2022, with answers from the experts at

Small Business Owners FAQ - July 2022

Here are the most frequently asked questions we've received from small business owners in July 2022, with answers from the experts at Orange

6th of July 2022 National Insurance Threshold Changes

You may remember back in March 2022 that the Conservative Government decided against abolishing or delaying the Health and Social care 1.25% rise in

Mortgage Expectation vs Reality - Preparing for Your First Property Purchase as a Contractor CMME

Finding a mortgage as a contractor can sometimes be complex. Luckily, with expert financial advice and guidance, your property purchasing dreams can

Dividends and How They Work

Despite the headlines over the last few months and our own communications we have been surprised by the number of clients who were unaware or had

Engaging Subcontractors Through Your Limited Company

Can I subcontract my work to a fellow contractor?Do you have multiple contracts and too much work to do? A good problem to have and one that is

Limited Company Contractors FAQ - June 2022

Here are the most frequently asked questions we've received from Limited company contractors in June 2022, with answers from the experts at

Self-Employed FAQ - June 2022

Here are the most frequently asked questions we've received from self-employed clients in June 2022, with answers from the experts at Orange

Are contractors required to hold professional indemnity insurance?

Professional indemnity cover is one of the big three insurance products – alongside public liability and employers’ liability – that most contractors

Do I Need to Register for VAT and if So on Which Scheme?

VAT is one of those taxes that every business owner and contractor needs to know about, despite it not being a particularly interesting topic and a

What is CIS tax? Are you due a refund?

Who should be paying CIS tax? And why might you be due a refund? Are you surrounded by fellow workers on a construction site, excitedly talking about

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News and Updates

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Finding Somewhere to Live for Overseas Trained Supply Teachers

If you're a supply teacher travelling from overseas and looking to work in the UK, one of the first and most important things that you will need

What to Expect when You Start a New Contract as an Umbrella Company Employee

One of the advantages of umbrella company employment is that you’re employed continuously across all your assignments – meaning that you can work on a

Umbrella Company Employees and the Cost of Living

The rising cost of living has been a hot topic for some time now, and we know that many of our umbrella company employees are worried about rising

Are you switching from Limited Company to Umbrella Employment?

Use our umbrella company take home pay calculator to give you an idea of what you might earn as an umbrella company employee?