New to Self-Employment

Start Out Strong

New to self-employment?  We’re here to help you get off to a great start.

Take the first Step

Starting your own business is exciting. You’ll have more flexibility to be your own boss and take control over how, where, and when you work. But changing direction can be daunting, especially when you’re used to the security of permanent employment.

Speak to one of our experts who will get to know you, understand your plans, and offer support and guidance to help you get started the right way.


Get advice from our team who have helped thousands of contractors to thrive.


Get the set-up support you need. We provide a FREE company formation service and we’ll help you get organised with a business bank account.


Choose from one of our accountancy packages or design a service that’s unique to you.

We’re here to support you with the complexities of tax and accountancy, helping to make your self-employment journey a success – from set-up and beyond.

With support from our specialist team, you’ll have peace of mind knowing you’re working tax efficiently and compliantly with important regulations, like IR35.

Free advice is just a phone call away!

Book a free 30-minute consultation with one of our expert accountancy and tax advisers to answer all your contracting questions.

Book a Free Consultation

More than just Accountants

We have over 30 years of experience supporting new and experienced contractors, freelancers and small business owners to manage their financial obligations. We can help and advise you on everything from IR35 to Corporation Tax.

  • Simple, online bookkeeping software so you can manage your accounts 24/7 from anywhere.
  • Quick set-up with tailored advice, Companies House formation, and bank account set-up to get you up and running without delay.
  • Access to your own dedicated accountant for unlimited advice on managing accounts and running your business compliantly.
  • Tailored IR35 advice upon formation and beyond from our team of experts.
  • Select our Professional or Premium accountancy packages to get Professional Indemnity, Public Liability, and Employers’ Liability Insurance included as standard.
  • VAT returns, payroll for up to 2 employees, quarterly management accounts, year-end accounts, and corporation tax  – all the proactive support you need.

Download our Guide

To help you prepare for your journey into self-employment, we’ve developed this great guide to get you thinking about some important questions and give you first-hand advice from our contractors who are already making the most of self-employment.

  • How to charge correctly, maximise your income & work tax-efficiently.
  • Tips on finding the best work & marketing yourself well.
  • Case studies: lessons from others.
  • Accountancy checklist for simple set-up.
  • Pensions, mortgages, and other big financial questions answered.
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Meet the IPSE Incubator

Wherever you are in your self-employed career, take your business to the next level with IPSE’s 12-month support programme.

Plus, receive 20% off IPSE Incubator when we’re your accountant.

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