Forma - Freelancing and small business simplified

We provide everything you need to get started as a freelancer, contractor or small business owner. We'll help you form a new company, provide you with an accountant, share expert advice and more - all in one place.

Benefits of our packages

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Customer
Focused

We are passionate about customer service and will work tirelessly to ensure you are getting the service you deserve.

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Powered by
Software

No appointments or unnecessary calls - we make it easy for you to stay on top of your accounting and business finances.

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Incredible
Value

We offer a full range of services at affordable rates.

You run your business.
We help you manage the day to day.

You have lots to do, and your time is valuable. Let our expert accountants take care of HMRC and Companies House for you.

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Sole Trader Accounting

£25 /month

VAT excluded

Perfect for new businesses that are getting off the ground.

£45 /month

VAT excluded

For businesses that operate over the VAT threshold.

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£65 /month

VAT excluded

Includes Payroll and bookkeeping, as well as the benefits of the Advanced package.

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Limited Company Accounting

£65 /month

VAT excluded

An affordable solution for companies with simple needs. Includes easy-to-use online accounting software and support from a dedicated professional accountant.

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£95 /month

VAT excluded

A more advanced solution that includes VAT filing, confirmation statement filing and your Self Assessment tax return.

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£135 /month

VAT excluded

Our most comprehensive solution that comes with a host of premium features including quarterly health checks, pro-active reviews and bookkeeping support.

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Virtual Office

£25 /month

VAT excluded

Establish a professional presence at a fraction of the cost of a traditional office. Mail pick-up service.

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£35 /month

VAT excluded

A business address with mail scanning and emailing.

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£45 /month

VAT excluded

Obtain a registered address with mail forwarded to a location of your choice.

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Professional Receptionist

£10 /month

VAT excluded

A London 0207 number with calls diverted to a landline or mobile.

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£25 /month

VAT excluded

A London 0207 number with calls answered in your company name by our professional receptionists.

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Company Formation

£0.95 / month

VAT excluded

We form your limited company, hassle-free in just a few hours.

Minimum 18 month agreement

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£4.95 / month

VAT excluded

We support you through the company formation process, explaining everything as we go along, ensuring you make the right choices.

Minimum 18 month agreement

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Damien

Management Consultant

"Forma helped me successfully transition from a salaried role with an employer to a limited company contractor, and then eventually a small business consultancy."

Laura

Lawyer

"I switched from accountancy service provider that didn't respond to my questions quickly or adequately enough. I've been very impressed with Forma."

Mark

IT Consultant

"With Forma, I get answers to all my questions and receive expert advice on how to better manage my accounts and tax affairs. They've helped me be more productive as a business owner."

Rachel

PR Consultant

"Forma's customer support staff answered all of my questions thoroughly, and guided me through the entire process."

Marcus

Accountant

"I wasn't sure what the right structure would be, but Forma helped me figure it out and set up my company in just a few hours."

Sarah

Data Analyst

"I was so impressed by Forma's customer support that I signed up for their accounting services too."

Simon

Plumber

"Forma's receptionist ensure that I don't miss a call while I'm busy serving customers."

Kate

Recruitment consultant

"Even though I work by myself, Forma's receptionists make it seem like I've got a much bigger operation. It lends credibility to my business."

Mo

CEO of a Courier Firm

"Without Forma's call answering, we'd be all over the place. Calls are answered quickly and professionally, ensuring we stay on top of our business. It's affordable too."

John

Lawyer

"I work from home in Maidenhead, but needed to create the image that I work from an office in Central London. Forma's Virtual Office services offered the perfect solution."

Josh

Accountant

"My receptionist, Karen is fantastic. I never have to miss any calls, yet my time is freed up as I only answer important business calls."

Stephanie

Risk Consultant

"Ever since I listed my business on Google and Yell, I've increased my leads. My Virtual Office easily pays for itself."

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Frequently Asked Questions

The Service

How does the service work day to day?

While we provide an online accounting software, we're more than just a software company. You'll also gain access to our team of professional accountants, be assigned a personal account manager and have your queries answered promptly by our customer support staff.

And depending on your package, you'll also enjoy personal consultations, such as quarterly health checks and annual reviews for your business.

How much support will I receive?

You'll have unlimited support from your personal account manager and accountant. Our customer support team will be happy to attend to any questions or needs you may have, and are available via phone or email from 9am - 6pm, Mondays to Fridays.

Why should I choose Forma?

We offer greater efficiency and value compared to traditional accounting packages. You'll gain access to our software and a team of qualified professionals, making it easy and convenient for you to stay on top of your business finances.

Our Experts

What qualifications does your team have?

Our team of expert accountants are ACCA qualified.

How long have they been working in the industry?

Each member of our accounting team has over 10 years of tax and accounting experience.

Who is the management team?

Chris Andreou, co-founder at Forma has over 10 years' experience in strategy across organisations like Bain & Company, Heathrow Airport, National Grid and IWG.

Through running his own consultancy business, Chris came face-to-face with a challenge that entrepreneurs, freelancers and contractors often encounter: he was unable to find efficient accountancy services that were tailored to his needs as a small business owner.

He saw a demand for affordable accountancy services that offered unlimited support, ease-of-use and were a good fit for small businesses - and co-founded Forma to fill in the market gap.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Service

How does the service work day to day?

Your service will vary based on the package you subscribe to. From an accounting perspective, we are more than just a software company. You’ll get access to free accounting software as well as a named accountant that will keep your business accounts in good shape.

And depending on your package, you'll also enjoy personal consultations, such as quarterly health checks and annual business reviews .

How much support will I receive?

You'll have unlimited support from your personal accountant. Otherwise, our customer support team will be happy to attend to any questions or needs you may have, and are available via phone or email from 9am- 6pm, Mondays to Fridays.

Why should I choose Forma?

At Forma we are passionate about customer service. We offer a set of great services at market-beating prices. You'll gain access to our free accounting software and a team of qualified professionals that will work with you to ensure you to stay on top of your business finances.

Our Experts

What qualifications does your team have?

Our team of expert accountants are ACCA qualified.

How long have they been working in the industry?

Each member of our accounting team has over 10 years of tax and accounting experience.

Who is the management team?

Chris Andreou, co-founder at Forma has over 10 years' experience in strategy across organisations like Bain & Company, Heathrow Airport, National Grid and IWG.

Through running his own consultancy business, Chris came face-to-face with a challenge that entrepreneurs, freelancers and contractors often encounter: he was unable to find efficient accountancy services that were tailored to his needs as a small business owner.

He saw a demand for affordable accountancy services that offered unlimited support, ease-of-use and were a good fit for small businesses - and co-founded Forma to fill in the market gap.

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