Welcome to the new one abacus blog.
We are a small firm of accountants specialising in solutions for contractors, freelancers and small businesses. Our mission is to demystify the world of accounts and taxation through our down to earth, straight talking advice. We’ll also aim to keep you informed of significant industry changes and their potential effects on you as and when they arise so please feel free to check in when you can!

Contractor Accountant

8 Tips for choosing a Contractor Accountant

Look for an accountant that appreciates the needs of contractors and freelancers; a specialist contractor accountant Contractors have very different accounting requirements and ways of working to more traditional businesses.
Posted on 18 September, 2017 1
One Abacus CIS

Are you due a CIS tax rebate?

If you are a subcontractor working within the construction industry through the CIS (Construction Industry) Scheme you are almost certainly due some tax back for the previous tax year.   The Construction
Posted on 11 May, 2017 0

The Pros and Cons of Becoming a Limited Company

Britain is fast becoming a nation of independent business people. For many it’s a case of having to create their own job in a turbulent jobs market; for others it’s
Posted on 27 February, 2017 0

Which Accounting Software Should I Use?

More and more businesses are turning to software packages to handle their expenses. The benefits can be immense; they save time, cut out the errors and increase the amount of
Posted on 24 February, 2017 0

How to Find the Best Accountants for Contractors

Running a business as a contractor is difficult enough without having to learn how to tend to your accounts. Accounting is an essential part of any business, no matter how
Posted on 26 January, 2017 0