support Jeans for Genes Day
Editor | 21 September 2015
/ / / / were delighted to support Jeans for Genes day, which took place on Friday 18th September 2015. From double denim and bootcut to skinny and flared, staff made a denim statement at their Wilmslow head office. 


As well as offering an Umbrella Company and Payroll Services also offer a Free Agent accounting service through Umbrella Accountants LLP.

Umbrella Office
Editor | 5 August 2015
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A leading provider of accountancy and support services to professional contractors, freelancers and small/medium sized businesses has invested in new premises after outgrowing its former base. 

National Recognition for Umbrella Accountants

We are pleased to report that Micaela Blackshaw, Team Leader at Umbrella Accountants has made the national shortlist for Trainee of the Year at the Practice Excellence Awards.

Award for Best Umbrella Company Logo Cake!

The lastest entry into the 'Great Umbrella Bake Off' is this fabulous Umbrella logo cake from Ricky Patidar in Accountancy Services. Surely this could win Best Umbrella Company Logo Cake?

Editor | 15 September 2015
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Contractors can save an average of £1,000 per year on their shopping bills and benefit from hundreds of pounds worth of other rewards as part of the new Umbrella Max and Accounts Max schemes, provided by Wilmslow-based contractor financial services specialist
The Umbrella Max complete payroll service also includes £20 million of personal accident insurance cover worth £500 per year and Accounts Max includes a free annual Self-Assessment Tax Return valued at £125. gains FCSA associate status
Editor | 17 August 2015
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We are delighted to announce that has become an associate member of the Freelancer and Contractor Services Association (FCSA).

Founded in 2008, the FCSA is the trade body for professional umbrella employment and contractor accountancy providers. It works to support the contractor services sector and the UK’s flexible workforce.

New Umbrella Offices

Office designed to have a calming feel and to test the theory that plants in an office have been proven to increase productivity by 15%.

Internal Promotions as Umbrella Accountants continues to expand
Editor | 3 July 2015
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Umbrella Accountants are delighted to report that having hit some pretty tight objectives and demonstrated the relevant abilities and attitude to their work we have promoted a number of staff members in the last week.

As a result of these promotions we are looking to bring in two Assistant Accountants. If you know someone who has just completed an accounting degree or are currently studying their AAT then put them in touch with Neil Armitage the Operations Director for a chance to work somewhere where hard work and the right attitude pays off.

Umbrella now offer a choice of Xero or FreeAgent

Umbrella Accountants are one of the few cloud accounting companies that offer a choice of accounting software having added Xero to join FreeAgent in our recommended software options.

Xero and FreeAgent are both Cloud Based Accountancy Packages.

What does this mean?

Cloud Based accounting means that you have no software or hardware requirements you simply access your accounting via the internet. Everything is hosted elsewhere.