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How Do Umbrella Companies Work?

How Do Umbrella Companies Work?

Millions of people ply their skills as a contractor, working on jobs for several weeks or months at a time. For professionals who want the freedom of self-employment, without the administrative burden that comes with it, operating under an umbrella company is a...

Umbrella vs. Limited: The Great Debate

Umbrella vs. Limited: The Great Debate

Self-employment gives you the freedom to control your workflow, but it also brings decisions about how to operate in the business world. If you’re a freelancer or contractor, you’re probably wondering whether you should form a limited company, or assume umbrella...

Umbrella company expenses to be disallowable in 2016

Umbrella company expenses to be disallowable in 2016

As Budgets go last year’s wasn’t too kind on the self-employed, the bad and the ugly outweighing the good that came from Osborne’s speech. We saw tinkering to dividend structure, Employment Allowance and IR35 – but without doubt the biggest bombshell came in the...

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