Do I need an Accountant if I am self-employed?
You may be wondering whether you actually need a Bookkeeper or an Accountant if you are Self-Employed. The short answer is NO, if you are not running a limited company you may chose to handle your own taxes. However, just because you are not required to do so doesn't mean that you shouldn't. Ashored feels that there are plenty of good reasons why you should hire a Bookkeeper or Accountant. In particular, a qualified bookkeeper or accountant can help and support you by: 1.