SJD in the News

Contracting Made Easy - How to get the best rates as a contractor

OnRec and PCG - Top tips for balancing your budget

Hiscox - 5 Reasons why your business could benefit from having an accountant

OnRec - SJD Accountancy triumph in Contractor UK Best Contractor Accountant award.

PCG - New Year, New Contracting Career - PCG announce SJD's record breaking year. 

IPSE - 'The Penalty of missing a Tax Deadline' - SJD talks about the perils of missing a tax deadline and the advantages of appointing an accountant. 

Bdaily and IT Contracting - SJD Accountancy Acknowledged for Excellence in British Accountancy Awards. 

Recruiter and Recruitment Buzz - Recruitment agencies still No.1 for contractors says latest survey.

Shout99 - Work/life balance attracts freelancers.

Contract Eye - Accountant reports surge in demand for Limited company contractors.

The Register - So you want to be a contractor? Well, here's how it works.

Contract Eye, OnRec and Contractor UK - Better work/life balance enjoyed by 70% of Contractors

PR Buzz - SJD Accountancy launches new Insolvency Practice.

Contractor UK - SJD voted 'Best Contractor Accountant' for sixth consecutive year in Contractor UK yearly poll.

Digital Journal and OnRec - SJD Accountancy ‘highly commended’ at The British Accountancy Age Awards 2012.

PCG, OnRec and Shout99 - Contractor survey reveals: Better work/life balance, greater flexibility, less office politics plus you could live longer!

24-7 Press Release National Freelancers Day 2012.

Recruiter Focus - SJD Accountancy announced as finalists in The British Accountancy Age Awards 2012.

Contractor UK, PR Fire and HITC Business - UK’s Flexible Workforce Is Still Positive Despite Depressed Economy - Contractor Attitude Survey Results Revealed. 

OnRec - SJD Accountancy finalists in UK Customer Experience Award for second consecutive year.

OnRec – Dispelling the myths of IR35.

EConsultancy - SJD appointed as a preferred supplier by UK’s leading contract recruiters SThree Group.

OnRec and PRBuzz - Contractor Take Home Pay and Limited or Umbrella Company iPhone Apps launched. 

Contractor UK - SJD Accountancy win Contractor UK ‘Best Contractor Accountant’ Award 2011.

Accountancy Age - SJD Accountancy triumph at British Accountancy Awards 2011.

Shout99 - How to become a Contractor - First accountancy firm to launch infographic.

PR Web - SJD Accountancy support 'National Freelancers Day' - 23rd November 2011. 

OnRec - SJD Accountancy announced as National finalists for ‘Excellence in Customer Service’ by the British Chamber Awards 2011.  

Accounting Web and App Shopper - SJD Accountancy launch their latest iPhone App - Limited Company or Umbrella Company? 

UK-EC Awards - SJD Accountancy announced as winners of the UK Customer Experience award for ‘Best Professional Team of the Year’ 2011.

OnRec and Web News Wire - SJD Accountancy announced as finalists in the UK Customer Experience Awards 2011

24-7 Press Release - SJD Accountancy Appoint UK Agency iThinkMedia for Search Engine Optimisation and Web Marketing Services.

Onrec and Mynewsdesk.com- Accountants lead the way in Customer Service!

The Sales Pro - LinkedIn Video Podcast launched for Contractors 

Plant Engineer and PR Web - Demand for skilled oil and gas engineers 'rising'

SourceWire - SJD Accountancy launches oil and gas engineer resource centre.

Accounting Web - Accountants catch apps fever

Allvoices - Contractors Given a Helping Hand to Demystify Tax.

SourceWire and ResponseSource - Increased Demand for Renewable Energy Contractors and NEW resource centre launched.

SourceWire -  SJD nominated for prestigious customer service award.

PRWeb, OnRec and Mynewsdesk.com- SJD customer satisfaction fuels record growth in Limited Companies. 

PCG - Contracting 'becoming more common following recession'.

OnRec - SJD Accountancy voted 'Best Accountant for Contractors' by visitors to ContractorUK.

Contracteye, The Engineer and Shout99 - 'Death of the Permanent Job' - SJD comment on the unexpected rise in in the number of contractors coming into the market and going limited. 

PRWeb and SourceWire - Death of a permanent job.

Chambers of Commerce - Simon Dolan, managing director of SJD Accountancy wins 2010 national Chambers of Commerce award for Entrepreneur of the Year. 

The Telegraph - SJD named as one of the top twelve finalists for the Santander Small to Medium-Sized Business of the year award. 

OnRec & Sourcewire - Announce new partnership between Contractor Mortgages Made Easy and SJD.  

Shout99 - New contractor companies on the up.

OnRec, Contractoreye - Record number turn to contracting. 

Accountancy Age - Ranked 48th in the top 50 firm of accountants according to 2010 Accountancy Age survey.

TheEngineer - Increase in limited company formations. 

Contracteye - Record rise in number of contractors forming limited companies.

OnRec - Announce that SJD has won the 'Best Accountants for Contractors' award for the fourth year running.

PCG - SJD successfully launches first Accountancy i-phone app for contractors.

ContractorUK - SJD Accountancy voted best accountant for IT contractors.

OnRec - National contract rate checker for IT contractors.

PCG - SJD releases new contractor rate checker.

Freelance UK - Blog of a first time freelancer.

Fresh Business Thinking - How to keep employees motivated.

Bytestart - Tips to run your business more efficiently.

Business Wings - Accounting tips for home workers.

Fresh Business Thinking - How to spend less.

Accountancy Age - SJD 52nd largest firm of accountants and growing faster than any other UK top firm.

Onrec - SJD Accountancy appointed as partner supplier of accountancy services to the IMA Institute.

Contractor UK - Simon Dolan - SJD's Managing Director comments on HM Revenue & Customs clamp down on abuse of expenses in umbrella companies.

Times online - SJD Accountancy - profile of an award winning firm of accountants.

Onrec - SJD Accountancy rise 15 places to position 26 in the Sunday Times Top 100.

Sunday Time Best Companies - SJD Accountancy only becomes the only three star 'Extraordinary' company in this years awards.

Contractor UK - SJD Wins 'Best Contractor Accountant' for the third consecutive year as voted by visitors to the UK's largest contractor IT website www.contractoruk.com.

Individual.com - SJD gets a massive 51% of the vote in Contractor UK's annual poll and wins for the the third consecutive year.

Onrec - Another Year of Awards for Contractor Specialist Accountants SJD Accountancy.

Chamber Awards 2008 - SJD Accountancy regional winner of Excellence in Customer Service and Business of the Year.

Onrec - SJD Accountancy scores a hat-trick of Compliancy Reviews.

Onrec - SJD Accountancy announces the launch of its new ’30 Second Guide to Going Limited’.

Contractor UK - Simon Dolan SJD's Managing Director comments on the latest VAT changes announced by the Government.

International World Review - SJD Accountancy - Best Practice Review.

Freelance UK - Simon Dolan SJD's Managing Director comments on the Governments new working from home allowances.

Accountancy Age - SJD Accountancy becomes new entrant in top UK Accountancy firms list.

Contractor UK - Simon Dolan SJD's Managing Director and Industry Spokesperson comments on HMRC latest review of MSC and IR35.

Accounting Web - SJD Accountancy beats all but one of the Big Four to claim top ten slot.

Shout 99 - Contractor accountant wins top award.

Shout 99 - SJD becomes an 'Approved Provider' of Professional Passport.

Accountancy Age - SJD win Best Companies Award.

Sunday Times - SJD highest ranked firm of accountants EVER!

KPMG - Read KPMG's compliancy review of SJD Accountancy.

Contractor UK - SJD Wins 'Best Contractor Accountant' for the second year as voted by visitors to leading IT website www.contractoruk.com.

Accountancy Age - SJD 2007 Award Winners '...excellent growth and demonstrated it can satisfy clients'.

Onrec - IT Contractor Specialists SJD Accountancy win Small Firm of the Year Award.

Shout 99 - SJD Double Accountancy Age Award Winners.

Infomaticsonline - Awards Winners '...I have already recommended SJD to two of my colleagues'.

Computing Magazine & I T Week - Small Firm of the Year SJD Accountancy.

Onrec - Contractors OK to work through their own limited company.

Accounting Web - Simply the Best: Making your practice a great place to work.

Onrec - SJD Accountancy has launched a new Recruiter Resource centre on it's website.

Contractor UK - The Death of Composite Companies?

Sunday Times - Best Companies award.

Sunday Times - All the right moves.

Contractor UK - What does the S660 case loss mean to contractors?

Contractor UK - Does running your own business make you a criminal?

Contractor UK - SJD finalists in Accountancy Age Awards for Excellence.

Contractor UK - How to make your company more profitable.

SJD Accountancy

SJD Accountancy are the UK's largest specialist provider of fixed fee, Limited company accountancy services to contractors; we've been acting for contractors across the UK since 1992 and have more than 15,000 clients.

We are the only national specialist firm of contractor accountants with offices nationwide. SJD Accountancy has more qualified staff than any other firm in our market with qualifications from the following major tax and accountancy bodies - ATT, AAT, CTA, ACCA, CA, ACA and FCCA.

  • Unlimited face to face meetings. This is a unique service only SJD Accountancy offers - unlimited face to face meetings across the UK - tax is complicated and sometimes only a meeting will do.
  • UK's Largest contractor accountants with more qualified staff. No call centres, no outsourcing, no automated call handling. Simply telephone, email or meet your own dedicated accountant* face to face.
  • Money back service guarantee. All your telephone calls and emails will be answered the same day or we will make a full refund of that months fee.
  • Outstanding reputation. We have won more awards for customer service and accountancy excellence than any other firm in our market, including: Best Accountant for Contractors, Accountant of the Year and Best Professional Service Team to name just a few.
  • All inclusive low cost fixed fee accountancy package which includes completion of accounts*, payroll bureau, dividends and corporation tax computations, personal taxation, free bookkeeping software, your own dedicated accountant* and all company returns for a fixed fee of £120 plus VAT per month.

If you have any questions about contracting or would like any further advice please call our new client services helpdesk on 01442 275789 or email: janice@sjdaccountancy.com.

Appoint SJD Accountancy and never worry about your tax or accountancy affairs again.

Form your own Limited company with SJD - our same day online company formation service includes company bank account set up, VAT/PAYE registration and advice on optimum share structure. 

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*If you would like us to complete your company year end accounts we simply ask that you have been a client of SJD for one year or have made 12 monthly payments. All accountants are part or fully qualified.