Tax relief for working from home

Tax relief for working from home

Working from home became commonplace for many of us during the pandemic, and even now that workplaces are opening up and inviting employees back, many businesses are continuing to embrace a more flexible approach to where their staff do their day’s work. Working from...
Clear-cut umbrella guidance from HMRC

Clear-cut umbrella guidance from HMRC

HMRC has issued updated guidance about working through umbrella companies. And for once, we don’t have anything to say about it! In fact, it’s really good, unambiguous information that actually gets to the point of what an umbrella looks like and does.  The new...
Understanding your tax code 2021/22

Understanding your tax code 2021/22

Of everything we get asked about in payroll, tax code queries have got to be one of the most common. So as the clock resets on another new financial year, it’s the ideal opportunity for a refresher on tax codes, specifically on what the various numbers and letters...
The good umbrella company checklist

The good umbrella company checklist

So this is a blog about how to spot a good umbrella company, written by an umbrella company. We’re bound to be biased right? But hear us out!   Imminent changes to how IR35 is applied in the private sector will make it less attractive to contractors to work through...