Contractors & Freelancers

Why have 100s of contractors already chosen us?

Please contact us if you would like a free consultation to discuss the tax advantages of contracting in more detail and the different possible scenarios.

We offer all inclusive services for contractors including…

  • Company formation
  • Annual Accounts
  • Company tax returns
  • Personal Tax Returns!
  • Company secretarial service
  • Book-keeping
  • Monthly income statement
  • VAT Returns
  • PAYE Returns
  • Tax computations
  • Review of contracts for IR35 status
  • Provision of anti IR35 draft contracts
  • Dealing with IR35 disputes
  • Maximising allowable expenses


There are many factors to consider in deciding if a contractor is caught by the notorious IR35 legislation.

Fundamental factors to consider:

  • Control
  • The right to get a substitute or helper to do the job
  • Mutuality of obligations

Contractor & Freelancer Packages

What's Included...

Free Incorporation and Set-Up

Initial Tax Planning Meeting

Year End Accounts

Monthly Income Statement

Cloud Accounting Software

(Quickbooks or ProCloud)

Corporation Tax Return

1 x Personal Tax Return

Companies House Return and Company Secretarial

Bookkeeping Spreadsheet

Bank Reconciliation

Tax Investigation Insurance

IR35 Contract Review

Monthly Payroll for 1 to 2 Director(s)

Monthly Payroll for 2+ Employees

VAT Returns Quarterly

IR35 Insurance


£49 + VAT



£65 + VAT



£75 + VAT


Other factors to consider:

  • Financial Risk
  • Provision of equipment
  • Basis of Payment
  • Opportunity to profit from sound management
  • Part and parcel of the organisation
  • Right of dismissal
  • Employee benefits
  • Intention of the parties
  • Length of engagement

These are often matters of general employment law, and not specific tax legislation. There is an enormous amount of Case Law in this area and the Taxman is not always right. They do not have the final say on whether somebody is caught by IR35 or not. We can argue your case for you.

National insurance costs for employees and employers can be considerable if you get it wrong as well as interest and penalties.

We can review your arrangements and advise you on whether you will caught under the legislation. We can also help draft contracts for services to assist you and advise on how you can maximise your chances.

Our Contractors & Freelancers Team


Richard Austin ACA

Qualifications: ACA Chartered Accountant, BA Hons

Experience: 15 years post qualification experience. Worked in various senior positions in industry, including Boots and Wolverine Worldwide before joining as Director of LCA.

Hobbies: Golf, badminton, socialising

    Shaun Torrance

    Shaun Torrance MAAT

    Qualifications: AAT qualified, ACCA part-qualified

    Experience: 5 years in practice

    Hobbies: travelling, gym, socialising, watching football