Thinking of applying for a mortgage in 2017? Here’s what you need to know if you’re a contractor.

Many contractors feel that they are at a disadvantage when applying for a mortgage at some high street lenders due to their non-traditional employment status. Capricorn Financial, one of London’s premier brokers, which provides specialist mortgages to contractors, has written valuable advice on this topic below. There are an estimated 1.4 million British ‘contractors’ working…

Self-Assessment Tax Return Deadline

It’s that time of year again where the self-assessment tax return deadline for 2015/2016 is almost upon us. We hope that you are keeping up to date with all of your paperwork since it can be all too tempting to switch off before your holidays have even begun. If you are processing your own tax…

Happy contractors? The latest study reveals why!

More and more people in the UK are becoming contractors as each year goes by. Contractors make up for 32% of the UK working population with figures set to rise. Contractors have helped to grow the UK’s economy over these last few years and this is mainly due to the rising skill levels. The review,…

K&B Christmas Party: we made it a December to remember!

We decided to end the year on a festive note by hosting a contractor Christmas Party for K&B clients and partners on Monday evening. It was great to see so many contractors turn up for a chance to mingle with our team and network with fellow contractors whilst enjoying the vibrant atmosphere. Christmas drinks at…

We have been nominated for The ContractorUK Awards 2016!

As the end of the year approaches, it is a special moment to reflect upon the achievements of the past year. With that in mind, we are pleased to inform that both K&B Accountancy Group and Cloud9 Umbrella have been nominated for the Best Contractor Accountant (Small/Medium) Award and Best Umbrella Company Award respectively by…