Knowledge Zone


Everything you need to know about working through an umbrella company

Follow the links below, or download our guide ‘Contracting in the Public Sector: Limited or Umbrella?’.


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  • 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 

    Anybody working in the public sector needs to be familiar with IR35, which is an important piece of legislation governing contracts in the public and private sectors.

Amy FowlerCompetex Umbrella: Knowledge Zone