Accountancy services for contractors

Proactive, supportive accounting that enables contractors to focus on the assignment at hand.  At CloudAccountant we provide comprehensive accounting services for contractors just like yours.

How can help you as a contractor?

Whether you are new to contracting or are a seasoned contractor, our accountancy offering is perfect for you.

From acting as your registered address, to providing you the accountancy software that allows you to do business on the move, we fully understand your contracting journey.

Our contractor accounting services start from £39.50 + VAT per week

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Our accounting services for contractors

Supported by innovative cloud-based accounting technology and qualified accountants, we’ll give you the best help at every stage of your contractor journey.

  • Company incorporation

  • Registered office address service

  • Personal dedicated accountant

  • VAT registration and quarterly returns

  • Self Assessment

  • Corporation tax preparations and submission

  • Administration of monthly payroll for 1 director

  • Marketing leading mobile enabled FreeAgent accounting software

  • No joining or leaving fees

  • P11D submissions

  • Confirmation statement filing

  • Annual statutory accounts preparation and submission

Accounting Software: FreeAgent Software Experts

We are proud partners of FreeAgent and Xero  – the market-leading cloud-based accounting software that’s trusted by millions worldwide. When you appoint, you’ll receive full access to FreeAgent or Xero’s accounting software included in your monthly fee. Find out more about our tech partners here.

We have software integrations that can help record information quickly and efficiently.

What we will need from you to get started

To get started, you will need a Certificate of Incorporation. This document contains your company’s vital information

Business bank details (can offer speedy set up with 12 months free business banking)

Proof of insurances (ask to speak to one of our insurance partners)

VAT certificate (VAT certificates are sent directly to you and can take up to 6 weeks to arrive. Note, VAT can be backdated so don’t worry)

How we make switching accountants easy

Here at, we have an efficient, streamlined switching process and we’ll take care of everything to ensure you have a smooth transition. We provide a no-fee bespoke quote for our services and all we need from you is your ID and proof of address for verification.

If you decide to join us at, we’ll deal with your previous accountant and get you up and running in no time. Simple.

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What Our Customers Say

“Professionalism, Quality, Responsiveness, Value. Absolutely brilliant, highly professional and knowledgeable and at a flat affordable monthly rate. They took care of everything for me and I didn’t have to worry, responded to my queries quickly providing excellent advice. Thank you team.”

“I’m so pleased that I found CloudAccountant, I went to several different accountants and CloudAccountant were streets ahead of everyone else with their responses and professional approach, I’m very happy!”

“Highly recommend – Smooth, efficient and always at the end of an email or the phone to discuss any queries quickly and professionally! The whole team is great – Andrew in particular is always very helpful and takes his time to answer queries/questions thoroughly!”

Why choose for your accounts?

Here at, we offer an entirely bespoke service tailored to your specific needs, which makes us the ideal online sellers business accountants. We will provide you with a fixed, affordable, no-obligation quote, with a bespoke list of services – meaning there are no hidden costs or surprises.

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Our partnerships

 We’re also partners with the award-winning accounting software Xero and FreeAgent. We also work closely with transactional software systems such as LinkMyBooks, A2X and Dext to support multiple aspects of your business. Whether you are selling online or managing your expenses, we have software integrations that can help record information quickly and efficiently.

Frequently asked questions

What are the benefits of hiring an accountant as a contractor?

Hiring an accountant as a contractor will provide many benefits. Streamline your processes, be more efficient and have all the financial information you need to make better decisions for your business to help it thrive and grow.

With an accountant on your side you’ll have access to have expert advice, recommendation and business reporting whenever you need.

What’s involved in the onboarding process?

An initial consultation will tailor a bespoke quote toward the core services you need. It’s a good opportunity to explore the best fit and deep dive into how we can best support your objectives. 

Once an agreement is reached, we’ll need your passport ID and proof of address to verify. All verification can be done electronically through e-signing. 

Our onboarding team will pick the baton up and schedule a call to welcome you to We need you to notify your current accountant that you’re moving and then we’ll do the rest with a professional clearance and transition to make the move seamless.

Is there a setup fee or additional cost involved?

There are no setup fees.

We charge a flat monthly fee that contributes to all submissions, software, and support with no hidden costs for advice.

If you onboard with us mid-way through your accounting or tax year we will need to align the costs of our services to the beginning of the contract.

Will I be able to speak to an accountant?

Yes, our dedicated and friendly accountants are always available to provide unlimited advice and support during office hours.

Whether you need support with your accountancy software, advice about a transaction or just looking for knowledge on best practices and efficiency, our team will be available by phone, email, video chat or face-to-face at our Wilmslow head office.

Phone: 0808 281 0303


Can I amend the accountancy service I receive?

Yes, absolutely. You can upgrade or downgrade the accountancy services we provide at any time and these will reflect on your next billing cycle.

Our team will review your package on a regular basis to make sure you are on the most effective package for your business. We are always available to discuss options for the services available.

Get in touch!

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