Umbrella Payments Explained

Umbrella Payments Explained

Recently we were asked why our payslips show two separate amounts; basic pay and commission as they were wanting to check that everything had been declared to the HMRC correctly. The simple answer to this is in accordance with the contract of employment between the umbrella company and the contract worker an employee must always […]

Employment through an Umbrella Company

Employment Through An Umbrella Company

For the last 20 years, the gig economy has really taken off in the UK. Especially in the last decade, the UK labour market has seen firms and individuals adopt a wider range of ways of working. Temporary work or contract work has become more popular, initially seen in the IT and project management fields; […]

Five Reasons to use an Umbrella Company

Five Reasons To Use An Umbrella Company

Below you’ll find five reasons why you should be using an umbrella company, So, you’ve taken the plunge into contracting and now you need to get your employment affairs in order. You’ll likely be applying for lots of different assignments that meet your skill set, and (if you’ve done your homework) you’ll know that the […]