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A Sparky’s Refresher To Invoicing

24th May 2013

Whether you’re a sparky who’s seen everything or new to the game here is a refresher to invoicing.

Invoicing. It’s that painful piece of paperwork for any job, so we’ve put together a simple list for you to know exactly what you SHOULD include, and some are what you MUST include on your electricians invoices.

Here is what  you SHOULD include –


If you’re VAT registered here is what you MUST include –


A bonus sparky tip –

And here is just one last tip for you – stick the 5 MUST include rules for your invoices on a post-it note (if you’re VAT registered), and put it somewhere on your desk. So the next time your invoicing for a client you can easily whip it out and know exactly what you need to include!

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About the author

Co-founder and CEO of Helping organise service businesses and their paperwork.

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