Becoming a Contractor

Taking that first step and deciding to become a contractor is an exciting time and there are lots of new changes on the horizon. You’re in charge of finding work and managing your own finances, so there’s plenty to think about.

Being a new contractor can be a busy time, but help is at hand. To help make the transition easy and seamless, we’ve put together some information with everything you need to know in the early days. Whether you’re wondering what the benefits of becoming a contractor are or you’re looking for something a little more hands-on like how to form your own company, we’ve got you covered.

Choosing a Limited Company Name

Benefits of Having an Accountant

The Benefits of Contracting

Choosing an Accountant

Accountants for Contractors

Difference Between Contractor, Freelancer and Consultant

A contractor or Permanent Employee?

DIY Accounting

Do I Need an Accountant?

First Timer Guide

Fixed Fee Accountants

How Contracting Works

How Much Can I Earn as a Contractor?

How to Become a Contractor

How to Contract

Limited vs Umbrella

Online Accounting Software

Online Contractor Accountants

How to Pay Less Tax

Permanent to Contracting

Sole Traders

Take Home Pay Examples

Setting Up as a Freelancer

Sole Trader vs Limited Company

The Reality of Life as a Contractor

Freelance Accounting

Finding Freelance Work

Life as a First Time Contractor