How to protect yourself online

With the ever increasing number of bogus emails and phishing scams from individuals claiming to be someone they’re not, there’s the danger of exposing your personal details to fraud. So courtesy of Companies House, here are methods to protect yourself online: Login details Keep your login details secure. Do not write them down or tell…

Celebrating our three-year anniversary

To celebrate our three-year anniversary as part of the Kingsley Hamilton Group, we’ve come up with some fantastic offers for our new and existing clients. We’ve even developed a perk for contractors and freelancers who are shopping around for an accountant. Take a look at what’s on offer: If you’d like an expert accountant to…

5 tips to help you manage your work-life balance as a freelancer/contractor

Once you get into the flow of working as a freelancer or contractor, it becomes easy to overlook your work-life balance. But as Steve Jobs rightly said, “the only way to do great work is to love what you do.” So to help you manage the boundaries between your personal and professional lives, here are…

Announcing the launch of our new website

Wednesday 12th August saw the launch of K&B Accountancy Group’s new website. Our goal has been to provide you with an easy to use, market-leading platform where you can find the information you need in a couple of clicks. With big improvements to the service you already know and love, our new website has been…

K&B Accountancy Group is now an affiliate member of APSCo

APSCo recognises and supports excellence within the professional recruitment market, which provides client organisations, recruitment agencies, and suppliers with a recognised stamp of quality assurance. We are delighted to announce that K&B Accountancy Group a has joined APSCo as an approved supplier for the contractor and freelancer industry. In order to be accepted as an…

What the Summer Budget means for you as a contractor

Let’s start with some good news… The following rates will not increase for the lifetime of this parliament: Basic rate of income tax – 20% Standard rate of VAT – 20% Employers’ Class 1 NIC – 13.8% Employees’ Class 1 NIC – 12% Now let’s take a look at everything else…  Change in dividend tax and the abolition of 10% tax…