Call for Assistance: 02033 259 341
Spondoo Accounting
Call for Assistance: 02033 259 341
Spondoo Accounting

Accountants for software developers and IT Contractors

May 27, 2021

Accounting for developers and the entire technology industry

Spondoo Accountants offers custom accounting and bookkeeping solutions to IT contractors and software developers across the United Kingdom. As licensed accountants with an in-house software development team; we have firsthand experience and expertise in UK tax law as it applies to IT and technology. 

People we work with in the technology and software industry 

We work with several start-ups and established brands in the software as a service, IT and technology sectors including:  

  • Software designers and Developers 
  • Web Retailers 
  • Programmers 
  • Quality Assurance and testing specialists 
  • Software Engineers 
  • App developers 
  • Hardware manufacturers 
  • Animation producers 
  • Social media influencers 
  • Data service companies 
  • Blockchain providers 
  • Fintech companies 
  • Network support and backup solution providers 
  • Robot designers and developers 

Spondoo Accountants accounting services for IT Contractors and Software Developers 

Our expert team of accountants can help you manage your work smoothly by: 

Finding a tax-efficient business structure

We can help you determine whether working as a self-employed (sole-proprietor), via an umbrella or having your own limited company is the most tax-efficient way to operate for you. 

Opening a limited company

Apart from registration with HMRC and Companies House, we can also help you with setting up a PAYE scheme and VAT registration. 

Accounting support and taxes

We have a range of accounting support services including: 

Navigating IR35

We can help you successfully manage the impact of IR35 reforms depending on where you are in the supply chain. Our IR35 solutions can be tailored to help you shape your work processes and develop a compliance strategy that will reduce the risk of your operations being inside IR35. 

Finding the right accounting software for contractors, engineers, developers, and programmers

Depending on your needs, we will advise you on the best accounting software that will give you a real-time overview of your accounts- and train you on how to use it. We have a migration team that can help you to switch from your current accounting software to another. 

Research and Development Tax Credit guide

We can help you benefit from R&D credits by helping you identify, calculate, and claim qualifying expenditures. 


We will assign you a dedicated bookkeeping account manager to give you periodic, quality, and efficient bookkeeping support- depending on your needs. 

Specialist services 

We have a suite of specialist services we perform for the tech and IT industry including: 

Why software developers and IT Contractors choose Spondoo Accountants 

Other than being an accounting firm specialising in the IT and technology sectors, here are some other reasons why tech businesses love our services: 


At Spondoo Accountants, you get scalable support levels on hand. We have​ transparent processes that clearly illustrate your deadlines and our operations- when meeting your expectations. 

Cost-effective service 

By using the latest tech in accounting, we make accounting more efficient and minimise your costs – to help you save. We also work on a fixed-fee basis where you know what you have to pay for in advance. 

You can get a free quote here, or just signup here 

Highly qualified and experienced

We have a team of licensed accountants with a wide range of knowledge and experience to provide you personalised service. Additionally, we are: 

  • Zoho Books Advanced Partners 
  • Xero Silver partners 
  • Quickbooks Pro-Advisers  
  • Sage Partners 
  • Highly knowledgeable in FreeAgent, Capium and ClearBooks.  

Contact an accountant for IT Contractors, software, and tech companies 

IT and Software Developer contractors, freelancers and small businesses can contact Spondoo Accountants for accounting, taxation, and bookkeeping support by calling 02033 259 341. 


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