Why an Umbrella Company?

Using an Umbrella Company removes the stress of running your own limited company. At Umbrella we ensure you are 100% Compliant while also ensuring your net earnings are maximised by processing valid business expenses. Tax saving are also available through Umbrella Group Pension and Child Care Vouchers. We are happy to discuss all options with you: Umbrella Company, Own Limited Company or PAYE by your agency. Our net pay calculator can help you decide if an Umbrella Company is best for you.


Umbrella Company v Limited

Operating your own Limited Company means more responsibility than working through an Umbrella Company but also higher earnings potential. Umbrella would act as your contractor accountant ensuring that your accountancy and taxation requirements are met with the minimum of stress. Umbrella are happy to run through a comparison of Limited Company v Umbrella Company including a net pay calculation and the day to day workings. At Umbrella we act as Contractor Accountants for many professions including IT Contractors, Engineers, Locums and Doctors.



Looking for the Best Umbrella Company? Please see some of our Umbrella Company Reviews:
  • Good service. Emma was very good at explaining things, in which gives me more understanding, on my tax and payments. As I never have used umbrella company before. Alison J (June 2013)
  • Dealing with the staff has been a pleasure, any query is always fully explained, and my account manager is a credit to the company she represents, always polite, helpful and professional. Clive S (February 2013)
  • Best experience I have had with an umbrella company. Chris H (April 2012)
  • As far as umbrella companies go, one of the best. Gareth G (April 2013)
  • My experience overall was fab, thanks for everything. Eugene C (July 2013)
  • I have never worked as a temp before and was very pleased with my experience with Umbrella. Would recommend Umbrella to others. Debbie M (November 2013)
  • I highly recommend. Very professional and attentive to my needs. I am not leaving Umbrella, but switching to my own Limited Company through Umbrella Accountants. Nelso DA (Feb 2014)
  • When I started my first contracting job I was debating whether to setup my own company or join an umbrella company. My agency recommended Umbrella and after using them for four months I would highly recommend them to anybody starting out as a contractor. Daniel P (March 2009)
  • Account manager, support staff and company as a whole very understanding of my needs and exceeded my expectations. Alec G (October 2014) No problems whatsoever, very easy to login and submit everything. Satnam N (October 2014) Great service, payments always on time, excellent support as and when required. Carl M (October 2014)

More About Umbrella.co.uk

Umbrella provide best value and compliant Umbrella Company Service, Limited Company Accountancy Services and Business Support Solutions to over 3,000 contractors and freelancers. We are adaptable and flexible to meet a recruitment agency's needs and operational processes ensuring contractors are paid accurately and on time, every time.

We are one of UK’s largest umbrella companies and contractor accountants As a Professional Passport approved member and an APSCo affiliate member and approved service providers we are subject to an annual external compliance review.

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