workers, sign up - it's quick & easy
Going through Ardent Tide means that you have the benefit of contracting on a self-employed
CIS basis. Many workers prefer the flexibility and financial rewards of being self-employed.
To start with Ardent Tide you need to ensure that you are registered as a subcontractor
with the tax office.
It is important to tell the tax office to register you as a subcontractor under
the CIS scheme. You will be issued with a 10 digit Unique Tax Reference (UTR) number.
By providing the UTR number to us, we can verify you with the tax office and ensure
you are paying the lower rate of 20% tax. Follow the instructions
to register now...
Register for the first time
If you haven’t been paid under CIS then you will need to register with the tax office.
We recommend you register online by clicking the link below (the quickest method)
or call 0845 915 4515.
Re-register for CIS
If you are already registered but you have not worked under CIS for two years or
more, call the tax office on 0161 930 8706.
You must tell them you have actually started or they will not register you. It is
important to tell the tax office to register you as a subcontractor under the CIS
For Registering or Re-registering
- Name and address.
- Date of Birth.
- National Insurance Number.
- Type of work (eg. general construction work).
- Date started (today’s date or earlier).
- Name of previous employer (if any).