Taking that first step and deciding to become a contractor is an exciting time and there are lots of new changes on the horizon. You’re in charge of finding work and managing your own finances, so there’s plenty of challenges ahead to keep you busy
Being a new contractor can be a busy time, but help is at hand. To help make the transition easy and seamless, we’ve put together some information with everything you need to know in the early days. Whether you’re wondering what the benefits of becoming a contractor are or you’re looking for something a little more hands-on like how to form your own company, we’ve got you covered.
Take Home Pay: Umbrella vs. Limited Company
Will you take home more money working via a limited company or under an umbrella company?
Accounting for Freelancers
We have detailed why having an accountant is beneficial for a freelancer.
How to choose the right contractor accountant
Financial support is essential when working for yourself. Find out how to pick the right accountant for your business and the things you should consider.
How to Contract Through Your Own Limited Company
We've outlined all you need to know when you first go self-employed.
Reality of Life as a Contractor
Is contracting really as good as it seems? We've examined the realities of self-employment and put together a guide.
Take Home Pay Examples
How much could you take home from being self-employed? Find out here.