Why choose Orange and Gold?

What makes us different?

Because we really do offer a personal service and we provide a truly comprehensive package of benefits, tailored to support contractors and freelancers…

Less hassle – more service:

We take care of everything. Truly personal service, guaranteed response times & always speak to someone who knows your account. We’re passionate about delivering on our promise, making your life easier, building trust & instilling confidence. We’ll explain things clearly, in advance & set everything up to run in a streamlined, hassle-free way.

Less tax – more cash:

From setting up your contracting structure in the most tax-efficient way to unlimited proactive tax-planning for seasoned contractors. Automated triggers if your income reaches certain thresholds during the year, updates on changing HMRC rules & solid IR35 expertise. Never pay more tax than you need to.

Less time – more control:

Our streamlined system means the minimum effort for our clients. Simple to use online portal designed specifically for contractors - easily record time & expenses & quickly raise client invoices. All seamlessly integrated with your accounts & tax. We take care of the rest.

Less paperwork – more visibility:

24/7 real-time view of your salary, expense, dividend & tax position, wherever you are. We can monitor your account in real time to make sure you’re compliant & maximising your tax position. Everything stored in one secure place, no paperwork or spreadsheets, no delays.

Less stress – more peace of mind:

Automated deadline reminders, guaranteed response times, fixed all-inclusive fees & qualified experts reviewing your accounts. Never miss a deadline, never pay a fine & never deal with the taxman. Relax & concentrate on what you do best, knowing everything is taken care of.

Less risk – more choice:

We can provide limited company or umbrella services, so we can offer impartial advice & a solution most appropriate to our clients specific needs & changing circumstances. All our services are accurate & highly compliant.

  • Specialist, freelance-focused advice from experienced contractor experts
  • Quality service – no call centres, always speak to someone who knows your account
  • Guaranteed turnaround & response times – calls answered within 4 rings, all queries answered same day (if received by 4pm)
  • Pro-active tax planning and tax advice
  • Our secure online portal is designed for contactors and reduces the admin and time involved in managing your affairs – no spreadsheets, no bookkeeping packages, no paperwork, no hassle
  • Peace of mind, no worries, no stress – use the portal to simply raise invoices and claim expenses and we take care of everything else, monitoring your account and making sure you’re compliant and minimising your tax bill
  • Control and visibility – salary, dividend and tax calculations every time you raise an invoice. View your up to date position wherever and whenever you like, 24/7
  • No fiddly bank account reconciliations – we do it all for you
  • Payslips and dividend vouchers produced and available in PDF or HTML format
  • VAT and PAYE calculations and online submissions
  • Director’s personal tax return included
  • Contact logs and messaging area – so you know what’s going on
  • Comprehensive induction and set up session
  • Professional Contractor Group and ACCA/ACA qualified and trained
  • Free tax-efficiency health check
  • Fixed fee
  • No commitment
  • Money back guarantee
  • IR35 advice, 100% IR35 record
  • Contractor/freelance specialist insurance, banking and financial services partners
  • Other solutions available if your circumstances change, for example umbrella arrangements
  • Experience – we've been advising contractors for nearly 20 years