Welcome to Access Tax & Accounting Ltd (ATA)

We are a specialist firm of accountants that serves contractors in the UK and abroad.

ATA is an associate company of the global Access Financial Group founded in 2003.

We offer three services which are UK Umbrella in the UK, UK Personal Service Company (PSC) in the UK and our particular niche, which enable contractors to work abroad via their PSC.

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales regulates ATA which is both ISO 9001:2015 certified by TUV Nord and an associate member of APSCo.

Contractors, Recruitment Businesses and their corporate clients face mounting scrutiny by the tax authorities around the world and this tendency is not about to lessen.

Some of the laws posing a challenge to the recruitment sector are:

  • The Criminal Finances Act 2017
  • The Agency Workers Regulations 2010, as amended
  • The Bribery Act 2010
  • Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
  • The OECD Common Reporting Standard introduced in 2014
  • IR35
  • The 2019 Loan Charge
  • Managed Services Company Legislation in the Finance Act 2007, as amended
  • IR35 in the Private Sector scheduled for introduction in April 2020

Working with Access Tax & Accounting Limited allows you to navigate this minefield with the confidence that you are dealing with one of the most respected names in contract management and an ethical and sound business established over fifteen years with an excellent track record in getting it right for its clients.

Our solutions are compliant; our advice is clear and concise, and our strength means that we can stand behind our assurances.

It is vital to us that we treat all our clients as individuals. We do not talk down to clients, and neither do we shy away from explaining complex points where we feel there is a benefit to the client. In other words, we are not seeking short cuts nor do we try to shoehorn people into products that are not ideal for them.

Our unmatched experience and expertise give our clients access to the best solutions that are safe and secure. Where there are lawful tax and social security advantages to be had through Double Tax Treaties, Social Security Treaties, expense allowances and expatriate or impatriate tax regimes, ATA will have researched them thoroughly for you and will give you those advantages not available elsewhere.



We belive are greater in size and client numbers than our three main cross-border competitors combined.


We are the most ready international management company with staffed offices in the UK, Luxembourg, Germany, Swizerland, China, India, Cyprus and Spain.


We have more operating companies in our group to sponsor work permits than anyone else


We have a strong balance sheet built up over 14 years of profitable trading.


As we offer all the ligal solutions possible in our main markets our is a consultative approach.


We have our own internal immgration department and Research and Development that we manage entirely in-house.


We have our own IT departments that develops our platforms and software tools for the benefit of our clients.


We carryout an increasing amount of our compliance work in-house rather than via external partners in the intersts of services and efficiency. We have our own compliance portal for our agency and corporate clients to monitor their contractors compliance statuses in real-time .


We are the only cross-border international management company to be headed by a qualified chartered Accountant, Chartered Certified Accountant, Certified Public Accountant, Fellow of the institute of Management and International Accountant.