Changing Accountant

Do you receive poor service from your accountant? Do you struggle to contact them when you need them most? We make switching easy.

Many people stick with an accountant just because they think the changeover process will be a hassle. But you shouldn’t feel trapped. New technology makes switching accountants as easy as switching energy supplier. And with our changeover team managing the process from start to finish, you can be sure there’s nothing to worry about.

We manage the whole process from start to finish

Our foolproof changeover process is fast and simple. It lets you make that all important switch with minimal disruption to your business and finances.

Once you've decided to join Umbrella Accountants we'll handle all the communication with your old accountant and get all the information we need to make the switch. You will barely need to lift a finger and before long you will be enjoying all the benefits of Umbrella Accountants' service. 

Why change to Umbrella Accountants?

  • Simple, hassle-free changeover process
  • We contact your current accountants and transfer data for free
  • Low-cost technology driven accounting solutions
  • Xero Platinum Partner and FreeAgent Platinum Partner
  • Contractor, freelancer and small business specialists with more than 4,000 clients
  • Tailored packages made for you
  • Unlimited telephone and email support from your dedicated accountancy team
  • Cloud-based accounting solutions let you manage your accounts from anywhere
  • All-inclusive package with no hidden costs and no surprise bills
  • £200 shopping vouchers when you refer a friend* 




  • Over the past 4 years. Umbrella, have acted on my behalf. During these years. I am pleased to report that I never had any issues with the service provided. The staff members are knowledgeable, helpful and polite. If, in the future I required an accountancy service. I would re-engage with Umbrella. D Timperley June 2020

  • recommended. I have been with Umbrella for three years using both their umbrella payroll and their Ltd company accountancy services. I can recommend them to anyone. Excellent, helpful and always friendly. Sean R March 2020

  • Overall experience of dealing with was absolutely fantastic. This was my first time going into contracting and they were there every step of the way. When I had question or queries - they were answered without any delays and someone was always there to assist. The whole online portal they use is very good too. Overall experience was excellent - highly recommended. JS February 2020

  • Efficient, professional and reliable. I have used Umbrella accounting services for over five years both as a PAYE contractor and as a contractor through my limited company. In both instances, I have found Umbrella employees to be helpful, knowledgeable, and professional. They are very reliable especially with payments and paperwork. I totally recommend their services. FC December 2019

  • Very Good level of Service. Always paid on time and any issues/questions were dealt with swiftly.Would recommend C Ison September 2019

  • Great efficiency and great turnaround speed of service in doing my accountancy self assessment tax returns that made it quite stress free. Very happy with Micaela's work I would highly recommend Thanks. Teresa January 2019

  • Great accountants and fantastic team always on the ball Richard P May 2019

  • Great service, the staff are always professional and always willing to help. L Thomas May 2019

  • Very professional and a joy to deal with. Louise D May 2019

  • I have used both as accountants for my limited company and as an umbrella company. Support has been excellent and payments on time. I would say that they are a little more expensive than others for their services, but cannot fault them and their staff's professionalism and courtesy. Nigel June 2019