Why Umbrella Services?
What Is an International Umbrella Company
Our Umbrella Services are for those who having worked with non-compliant umbrella company, are currently questioning the worthwhileness of using an umbrella company at all, those who are tired of the whole taxation, accountancy and administrative hassles that come with working as an independent contractor, and those who want to play globally but do not want to involve in the costly processes of setting up a limited company. If you are among those who are bothered about speediness, are cost-driven and enjoy the certainty of compliance, then these solutions are certainly for you.
Our Umbrella Services are all about YOU, PROMPTITUDE & 100% COMPLIANCE!
Why Use An Umbrella Company?
From the staffing/recruiting agencies’ perspective, to hire a group of contractors, like programmers for instance, abroad to accomplish an urgent project can seem disorderly and difficult to control because of distance, language and cultural barriers, not to mention, the payroll and administrative procedures involved.
The pros and cons of using an umbrella company
As mentioned earlier, working for an umbrella company could feel like you’re giving back some of the control that you previously had over your work. Another way of looking at it is that it actually gives you a lot more freedom to relax and concentrate on your client.
Some of the advantages of joining an umbrella include:
- No commitment
- Less administration
- Keep employee benefits
What are the disadvantages?
There are, obviously, also drawbacks to working for an umbrella company which you should be aware of before you decide. These include:
- Less Independence
- Fewer Tax Breaks
Our Umbrella Services help you avoid all these hassles and to concentrate on what you do best by taking the burden of all the paper work and processing when dealing with your contractors on your behalf. Besides saving your time and money, our Umbrella Services will free you of the often unexpected local compliance risks and keep you protected from any legal problems when dealing with your contractors.
As an independent contractor or freelancer, Acumen International, by virtue of our Umbrella solutions, will take up the responsibilities of invoicing your client(s), promptly paying you for the jobs done, while compliantly taking care of the tax and other national contributions involved, hence leaving you to focus on what you know how to do best.
With these Umbrella solutions, you are sure to avoid the huge risks of having to make additional payments on tax bills, on penalties and on interest. Moreover, you will have no worries whatsoever about your reputation been besmirched.