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Everything you need to know about working through an umbrella company

Follow the links below for comprehensive information on the ins and outs of working through an umbrella company.

You can also download our mini-guide using the link below.


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  • UMBRELLA OR LIMITED?

    The key differences between working through an umbrella company, and working via a limited company.

  • THE BENEFITS

    Why use an umbrella company in the first place? Learn about compliance and the other core benefits of umbrella company working to your business.

  • TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT 

    Learn about the terms and conditions governing the agreement between us, the umbrella company, and you, the freelance worker.

  • GETTING PAID 

    When it comes to getting paid, how does it work? Find out how your salary and expenses are paid to you along with information on our fee structure.

  • CLAIMING EXPENSES 

    Expenses work differently when you work through an umbrella company. Find a detailed explanation here.

  • LEGISLATION: NEED TO KNOW

    Essential information on two key pieces of legislation affecting your work as an umbrella company freelancer.

  • IR35 ISSUES 

    The rules have changed – chances are if you are under IR35, you may have to work under an umbrella company. Find out more here.

Amy FowlerCompetex Umbrella: Knowledge Zone