Are you a contractor? If you work for someone else, it is important to know whether you are working for that person in an employed capacity or in a self-employed capacity as an independent contractor.
Your employment status will determine the charge to tax on income from your employment or self-employment. It will also determine the class of NICs, which are to be paid.
Umbrella Companies employ you for tax purposes and complete central returns for all their contractors. It's less hassle and more flexible for you but take home pay is typically less than that the limited company option.
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Dedicated services with a personal family touch
You can legitimately maximise your earnings by claiming travel, subsistence and other expenses. We use HMRC's scale rates for expenses.
This means that, as long as you incurred your expenses legitimately and you keep all the receipts, you can enjoy increased take home pay without worrying about being chased by the taxman in the future for unpaid tax.
With Horizon Payroll there are no joining fees, exit fees or minimum terms.Plus we don't take a percentage of your salary.
Horizon's a company that works hard to win your custom. They're very aware of what is needed to keep their clients happy.
Their website's fine, and fairly easy to follow. Good telephone manner.
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It's the basics... Compliance with Tax, VAT, PAYE and fiscal arrangements is mandatory for contractors regardless of whether you use an umbrella company or your own limited company.
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Umbrella Compare provides a holistic overview of contracting with the aim of helping new and old contractors find the right payroll solutions. Contracting should be about focusing on the contract, not payroll, accounting, HMRC and bureaucracy.