SJD Accountancy Blog - Up-to-date news and discussions on recent topics for contractors and small business owners. Become a follower on the SJD Accountancy Twitter page to keep up to date will all the latest news and articles from SJD Accountancy.

SJD Accountancy Facebook - Become a member of the SJD Facebook community.

SJD Accountancy LinkedIn - Join the SJD Accountancy LinkedIn group and get all the latest information from our top accountants.

SJD Accountancy Best 100 Companies – SJD Accountancy is ranked 41st best Company to work for by the Times Online, March 2nd 2008.

SJD Accountancy – Accountancy Age - SJD Accountancy named the new Small Firm of the Year in 2004.

Parasol - SJD's sister company that provides umbrella services company. 

Easy Accountancy - SJD Accountancy's sister company for sole traders and small businesses. Keep up to date with all the latest news from Easy Accountancy by following the Easy Accountancy Twitter page.

Hiscox - our official insurance partner for contractor insurance.

Freelance UK - Advice, Information and News for the UK’s freelance workforce.

Contractor UK - The definitive IT site.

Technojobs - The technical recruitment site which provides a faster and more accurate search of all the latest IT jobs.

Contractor Mortgages - 'Contractor Mortgages Made Easy' are SJD's preferred contractor mortgage partner and are the experts in finding Mortgages for Contractors. They help contractors find the perfect mortgages quickly and with the least amount of stress and administration.

Archer Mathieson - The UK's number one interim management provider outside of London – recognised by Executive Grapevines 2007 report, based on market share. Archer Mathieson provides the highest standard of executive recruitment and interim management solutions in the specialist fields of HR, finance and IT.

ReThink Recruitment- Specialists in IT, Finance and Healthcare with over 100 consultants and offices London, Bristol, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester and Dubai.

Focus-interim - The market leader in interim and contract management recruitment for the food industry. As part of Focus Management Consultants, we operate across the UK and Internationally with our partner companies and can offer assignments in every continent. Focus Interim has built a strong database of excellent interims but demand within the food industry is strong so we are always keen to grow our candidate portfolio. We operate from Interim Managing Director level roles at c£1,500 a day to line managers with daily rates of £300.

Timothy James - At a time when most recruitment have shrunk and closed offices Timothy James has grown by 120% during the worst economic climate in our lifetime. This is testament to the quality of their consultants and the innovative solutions they deliver. Working in the executive, project management, ICT, Finance, human resources and procurement sectors.

Aston Carter - Aston Carter is a global recruitment company. Established in 1997, they operate in sixteen countries and have offices in the UK, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Japan, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland and The Netherlands. They offers positions within IT, finance, public sector, health and consultancy.

Contract Eye - Founded in 2006, Contract Eye is the sister site of the popular business information website Bytestart. Contract Eye provides news, free guides and resources for contractors, freelancers and consultants

Bytestart - Bytestart was launched in 2004, the Bytestart website provides both start up and newly established small businesses with easy to read guides and news on the UK small business community.IT Contractor Accountants - Run by the team behind contractor news site, Contract Eye, IT Contractor Accountants offers top tips, case studies and advice on becoming a contractor and choosing the best contractor accountant

Company Bug - Company Bug provides entrepreneurs, contractors and consultants with the information they need to set up and run a Limited company , advice on using an umbrella company, together with insights into relevant business and tax issues

IT Contracting - IT Contracting provides the latest news and guides specifically for IT Contractors - owned and operated by former IT contractors.

Institute of Interim Management - The UK’s professional Institute for Interim Managers and Interim Executives. Established in 2001, it operates as an independent not-for-profit Institute, run by Interim Managers, for Interim Managers, with networking meetings, guides and industry promotion.

Interim Management – IIM LinkedIn group – One of the largest discussion groups on LinkedIn for Interim Managers, hosted by the Institute of Interim Management with quality discussions, shared documents, networking, surveys, jobs & local meetings.

Templeton IT Recruitment Agency - Templeton & Partners is a Professional IT Recruitment Consultancy, specialising in providing contract and senior permanent staff with high demand skills (particularly E-Commerce, CRM and ERP Projects), for global enterprise implementations.

HMRC Self Assessment Guide - HM Revenue and Customs guide on 'How to pay Self Assessment' offers a reminder of the payment deadlines when you complete a Self Assessment tax return and tells you about all of the available payment options.

Computer Recruitment Services CRS is a specialist recruitment business providing resource solutions to the Financial Markets.

Resolution Resourcing Whether your need is for SOFTWARE or HARDWARE skills, Resolution operates throughout the I.T. Project life-cycle, supplying staff at all levels.

The Career Engineer - Engineering news, views and jobs.

Alec's FREE CV writing, resume writing, interview questions & job search tips

Chartered Institute of Taxation - The CIOT is the leading body in the UK for taxation professionals dealing with all aspects of taxation. Membership of the CIOT is by examination; nationally recognised as the gold standard of UK taxation education.

Association of Taxation Technicians - ATT sets the benchmark in technical education and qualification for taxation technicians. It is the leading professional body for qualified taxation technicians who specialise in complying with UK tax obligations, compliance services and related activities.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants - ACCA is the global body for professional accountants. They aim to offer business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management.

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales - ICAEW provide their members with knowledge and guidance based on the highest ethical and technical standards. They shape opinion, understanding and delivery to ensure the highest standards in business and in the public interest.

Association of Chartered Management Accountants - CIMA is the world’s largest and leading professional body of management accountants. They have 172,000 members and students in 165 countries.

Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland - ICAS is the world's first professional body of accountants, receiving its Royal Charter in 1854.

Association of Accounting Technicians - AAT is the UK’s leading qualification and membership body for accounting and finance staff. They are sponsored by the professional accountancy bodies CIPFA, ICAEW, CIMA and ICAS, and are based in London, UK.

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 Emails received by 4pm on any normal working day will be answered the same day. Should it be necessary to leave a telephone message it will be answered same day/following day latest 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 starting from £120 plus VAT per month. Check our packages for more detail.

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: Our new client services helpdesk is open Monday to Friday (8am to 6pm).

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. 

You may also find the following pages, guides and case studies useful:

*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.