Specialist accountancy, umbrella and CIS solutions for contractors

Umbrella.co.uk is one of the leading umbrella companies in the marketplace, run by qualified accountants. Working as approved suppliers to the majority of agencies in the UK, including Business Smart Solutions, this means our contractors never need to switch. Don't just take our word for it, our customers have rated us as 'Excellent' on review sites.

We offer preferential rates, the opportunity of building employment tenure and allow contractors to benefit from all the rights of being employed, whilst enjoying the flexibility of contracting.

Our expert advisors can guide you through your options. Plus, as a Business Smart Solutions contractor, you will benefit from exclusive margins and rates.

​Limited Company

  • Fast and simple set up within 24 hours
  • Affordable fixed monthly fees with no hidden costs
  • Easy to use award winning accountancy software with free training
  • Secure easy to use online portal with 24/7 access from your PC, mobile or tablet
  • Ongoing support and expert advice from your dedicated accountant
  • FREE self assessment
  • FREE company registration
  • All payroll, VAT, tax and year end returns completed automatically for you
  • Operate your business compliantly with unlimited IR35 reviews
  • Know your current tax position with real time accounting
  • FREE Business banking setup
  • We can ensure you are kept up to date with your accounts and legislative changes from day one

Umbrella Solution

  • Exclusive margins for Business Smart Solutions contractors
  • Fast, free and easy set up in minutes
  • Same day payments with SMS
  • 24/7 Access to our online portal, using your desktop, tablet or our mobile app, to view your payslips, pension and Umbrella Rewards benefits.
  • Friendly experienced support 24/7 to guide you all the way
  • Multiple daily payroll runs to ensure that you get paid on time
  • Easy online submission of timesheets and legitimate expenses
  • Peace of mind knowing that we will ensure you remain compliant
  • Full statutory employment rights
  • Enjoy the unbeatable benefits of Umbrella Rewards. VIP Perks for you and your family
  • £25m comprehensive insurance package giving you peace of mind
  • Flexible pension options
  • Employment tenure and flexibility working on multiple contracts

Call us now to speak to one of our experienced advisors on 01625 544460. Or, fill in the form below and we will call you back. Our specialist advisors will discuss both options with you and provide a full illustration to help you decide.

We would like to introduce the Umbrella.co.uk team which will be setting you up and looking after you going forward. Please do not hesitate to contact any of the team if you require any more help or information.

New Business Team

The new business team will explain the various payment solutions available, enabling you to choose your preferred option; PAYE Umbrella or Accountancy Services.

Liam Bradshaw - Business Development Manager
Tel: 01625 544 672
Liam Bradshaw - Business Development Manager
Welcome Team

From sign up to your first payroll, the Welcome Team will ensure you are smoothly set up and familiar with our online portal and processes.

Emma Alberti - Welcome Team Manager
Tel: 01625 544 610
Customer Services Team

Once set up, the Customer Services Manager and her team will be your first point of contact.

Sarah Postlethwaite - Customer Services Manager
Tel: 01625 546 610
Sarah Postlethwaite - Customer Services Manager