The benefits of using a PAYE umbrella company

The number of umbrella company schemes available to UK contractors is growing. In fact, the industry has expanded swiftly over the past 10 years. For both new and established contractors, finding a business structure that allows them to maximise the advantages of contracting is vital, becoming an umbrella company employee […]

Gareth Bough Gareth Bough , 19 July 2018

Limited vs. Umbrella – how do they compare?

For independent contractors serving all sectors, finding the best and most fitting business structure is important. Your chosen business structure could provide a route to better profit margins, improved tax efficiency and greater opportunities. There are a number of business structures to explore, but the battle between limited company and […]

Sophie Sophie , 12 July 2018

The payroll jargon buster – 4 terms and what they mean

Whether you’re a contractor or temporary worker, getting to grips with the keywords and phrases associated with payroll is a must. It’s not just you – payroll terminology can leave the most experienced professionals confused. Whilst employees need to have enough knowledge to understand their payslips, contractors fulfilling their own […]

Gareth Bough Gareth Bough , 5 July 2018

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