Companies House is raising its fees for the first time since 2016. The cost of forming a new company is set to increase from £12 to £50
When you set up a limited company, you may have assets you want to transfer into it. How do you go about this, and what tax rules should you be aware of?
Find the best contractor accountant for your company – compare over 30 providers. What to look out for when comparing accountants.
There are several ways to set up a company. Direct via Companies house, hire an accountant, or use a company formation agent. How muct does each option cost?
If you carry out some of your contract work from home, there are many benefits. There may also be some (small) pitfalls. The line between personal and work space can become blurred, and your utility bills might also start to creep up.
If you are contracting and have young children, you may be able to benefit from personal tax relief on some childcare costs. The old voucher scheme was closed to new entrants in 2018.
If you want to join an umbrella company, chances are you will conduct some online research as part of the vetting process. Here we look at why you should treat online ‘reviews’ with a degree of scepticism.
If you contract through a recruitment agency and want to use an umbrella, can the agent insist you use a provider on their preferred supplier list (PSL)?
New rules to combat fraud and improve the integrity of the Companies House database come into effect in March 2024. New guide for limited company directors.
If you work through an umbrella company, you might see deductions on your payslips for the Apprenticeship Levy. Here we explain what this charge is.