If you have more than one unexplained transaction related to the same category on your FreeAgent portal, you can explain these in one go by clicking on the ‘more options’ tab and tick the relevant transactions. For instance if you have bought a number of train tickets you can quickly allocate all of those transactions to travel costs in a few clicks.
We would like to offer our congratulations to Steve Nihill who has won our Employee of the Month award for August.
Congratulations to Nicola who is our employee of the month for July.
“Nicola has been an exemplary member of staff since joining as an apprentice in December 2015. Her work ethic, attention to detail and friendly demeanor have won her accolades from clients as well as her peers and she has rapidly risen to the role of Semi-Senior in a short space of time. “
Neil Armitage - Operations Director
One of our employees had a wonderful surprise last week when she received a bouquet of flowers from a happy client. Nicola Worthington, who started with us as an apprentice and quickly progressed to an Accounts Assistant, helped the client through a very stressful time with their VAT returns...
Abbie Muirhead from our accountancy team satisfied everybody's sweet tooth with her triple chocolate tart.
Umbrella.co.uk are delighted to announce that Nicholas Holmes, CEO of Umbrella.co.uk, has been elected to the Board of the FCSA (Freelancer & Contractor Services Association).
Umbrella.co.uk is an associate member of the FCSA which is now the largest trade body for compliance in our sector, and has very stringent criteria for membership.
Sheraz Sheikh of our accountancy team surprised everybody with this delicious Marble cake. We never knew our accountancy department would be such keen bakers!
Midnight on July 31 is the deadline for making your second ‘payment on account’ to HMRC.
If you are self-employed or you own a business and you think that you have to make an advance ‘payment on account’ for this current tax year then this is your last chance to pay before you receive a fine.
Following the shortlisting of Micaela Blackshaw for Trainee of the Year last year we’re delighted to announce that Daniel Moss, our Systems Accountant, has been shortlisted for the Practice Excellence Awards “Technology Champion of the Year”.
The Great Umbrella Bake Off 2016! Umbrella Accountants are still battling it out with their baking skills.
This week Sophie Evitts baked some truly scrumptious M&M - Choc Orange - Dime Bar Brownies!!
Watch out for more delicious bakes over the coming weeks! To make sure everyone in the department takes part they have the motto “No Bakey, No Cakey!”
Sophie's provided the recipe below. Her secret top tip is "Replace the crème eggs with crispy M&Ms', Terrys Chocolate orange and Dime"