Changes To Umbrella Working

This guide has been produced to help you understand the legislative changes. Whats in the guide:

  • Background & Changes Post April 6
  • Umbrella Benefits With & Without Expenses
  • Limited Company Benefits
  • Deciding What is Right For You

Recent HMRC Changes

From 6th April 2016 Umbrella Company employees will no longer be eligible to claim tax and national insurance relief for their travel and subsistence costs if they are subject to (or subject to the right of) the supervision, direction or control (“SDC”) of anyone in the supply chain. 

About Brookson

Since 1995, we’ve provided accountancy, tax and support services to over 90,000 contractors, freelancers and self-employed professionals - it’s what we specialise in and it means we’ve been able to develop a unique service that is innovative, friendly and easy to use.

Why Brookson?

  • Free Tax Advice
  • Same day CHAPS bank transfers for your wages
  • SMS text alerts on payments
  • View timesheets, payslips and assignments 24/7 via our online portal
  • Our Employee Relations Team is available six days a week
  • Access to the Brookson discount scheme (save 5% + on fuel, shopping and more)
  • Tailored financial advice
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