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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High on customer service
Springboard Umbrella Company believe that one size does not fit all. Since the umbrella company model began many years ago, contractors have paid the same fee regardless of the service that they require.
Contractors who claim no expenses or basic expenses take a lot less time and cost to administer than those with capital expenditure and complex tax issues.
That's why Springboard Umbrella Company offer a three tier service with our most popular packages completely Free of Charge.
All of our packages include full employment rights, full insurances, a dedicated account manager and escalation process. Unlike other umbrella companies who offer special deals, our Free packages are fit for purpose and there is no need for additional chargeable services.
Springboard Umbrella Company take compliance very seriously.
We have been audited by several organisations to check full compliance and credit status. We are accredited by Professional Passport and APSCO.
Springboard is offering freelance contractors a standard PAYE umbrella company service. As with most umbrella companies they handle all the paperwork and administration.
If you decide to call them up, rather than register online, you'll get a pleasant enough company sales representative on the phone who will run through their service.
Some of the information was a little light on detail though not enough to cause any alarm.
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With 2 votes, Springboard Umbrella has an average review score of 0.8.
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