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Freelancing News Pressured clients seek specific freelancer relief
End-users want freelancers' niches to help navigate through today's perfect storm.
May 25, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Taylor review 'should recommend a tax probe'
Only a tax inspection of giggers can make the review comprehensive, charity says.
May 24, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Conservative manifesto 2017: creative industry pledges
What Theresa May's party is promising you -- and the rest of creative Britain.
May 23, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Can Britons freelance on the side in Germany?
How a freelance web developer can add to his 9-to-5 overseas.
May 22, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Lib Dem manifesto 2017: creative industry pledges
Five promises Tim Farron’s party is making to you -- and the rest of creative Britain.
May 19, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Revealed: the creatives with designs on having their own firm
Limited progression prompting brand and digital-types to want their own creation.
May 18, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Labour 2017 manifesto: creative industry pledges
A dozen ways Jeremy Corbyn wants to keep our creative sectors 'world class.'
May 17, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Gig economy workers 'in line for new rights'
People engaged as self-employed for casual work set to be wooed by the Tories.
May 16, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Does granting copyright have to be retrospective?
Legal aid for a freelancer feeling stung by his client’s Facebook game request.
May 15, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' confidence sinks to near-record low
Brexit and government policy sapping the self-employed to a 'concerning' level.
May 12, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Company directors want self-employed NI to rise
A supporter of enterprise calls for a tax hike on people in business on their own.
May 11, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Creative job applicants can keep minor convictions to themselves
Court ruling lets work-seekers with misdemeanours in the past, stay in the past.
May 10, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News 'Self-employed' label used to deny paid holiday
Defining self-employment is how to stop the rogues from not offering paid rests -- Citizens Advice.
May 9, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Should I accept emails as being my contract?
The legal lowdown for an ex-creative, re-engaged via his inbox as a freelancer.
May 8, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Hermes off to court over drivers' self-employed status
Courier giant accused of labelling drivers as freelancers to deny them of rights.
May 5, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: How to fill in my first corporation tax return?
Pitfalls and pointers for a brave new ‘Ltd’ freelancer, trying to tot up tax alone.
May 4, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News MPs accuse 'gig economy' giants of exploitation
Business body sticks up for self-employment amid claims it is used to deny rights.
May 3, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Tories and Labour vow to freeze VAT
But talk of 'working families' and a vow to hike company tax will unsettle micro-business.
May 2, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News National freelancers' support centre called for
Independent creatives need a non-London base when at the risky stage, says CIF.
Apr 28, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Government shelves Making Tax Digital
But whether the online quarterly accounts will return or be retired is unclear.
Apr 27, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News We're down -- but not out in 2018, say micro-firms
Tiny traders overwhelmingly plan to keep at it, despite economic worries.
Apr 25, 2017 | Freelancing News


Money News Freelancers’ Questions: Should I deregister for VAT due to the FRS changes?
When it’s worth leaving the Flat Rate Scheme as a ‘limited cost’ freelancer.
Apr 24, 2017 | Money News


Money News Anti-late payment plan tabled by Corbyn
Labour vows to hit big firms that leave small suppliers in the financial lurch.
Apr 22, 2017 | Money News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: What if I’m terminated as TUPE doesn’t cover me?
'Difficult' choice for a long-serving agency temp, faced with the bench or a tribunal.
Apr 20, 2017 | Freelancing News


Money News Making Tax Digital 'to cost £2,800 per trader'
CEBR says freelancers face three times more in MTD costs than the government estimates.
Apr 19, 2017 | Money News


Freelancing News Taylor 'wants to define self-employment in law'
Modern work review chief sounds receptive to calls to set self-employment in stone.
Apr 18, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Brexit wish-list for creatives given to ministers
Lib Dems pitch 10 policy ideas to help creative sectors overcome EU exit challenges.
Apr 13, 2017 | Freelancing News


IR35 News Freelancers' Questions: Am I safe from IR35 when moonlighting?
Legal expert cautions a broadcast engineer that his client sounds more like his employer.
Apr 12, 2017 | IR35 News


Money News Stressed traders say they tackle paperwork alone
'Time and health seem to suffer for those who go it alone and stay alone, without help.'
Apr 11, 2017 | Money News


Money News Freelancers alerted to Lifetime ISA penalty
New savings account a 'step in the right direction', but beware the pitfall, says IPSE.
Apr 10, 2017 | Money News


IR35 News The now in force IR35 changes -- Top 10 myths
Separating fact from fiction about what's now here -- IR35 reform in the public sector.
Apr 7, 2017 | IR35 News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Should I VAT register to use projects website?
Reassurance for a creative unregistered for VAT but facing VAT on a site's service fee.
Apr 4, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Why SMEs use online freelancers – revealed
Regional talent shortages top the list of reasons that firms favour freelancers over staff.
Apr 3, 2017 | Freelancing News


Design news How to design your website for freelance success
Five fundamentals to succeed as a freelancer with your own website.
Mar 31, 2017 | Design news


IR35 News What's still wrong with the IR35 digital tool
Eight areas where the ESS falls down and needs fixing.
Mar 30, 2017 | IR35 News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: How to do a one-off freelance project as an employee?
Sole trading looks the best option for a web designer in receipt of a £7,000 offer.
Mar 29, 2017 | Freelancing News


Money News Cheques to go through within one working day
Digital imaging boosts the prospects (and clearing times) of paper payments.
Mar 28, 2017 | Money News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Should a sole trader join an umbrella company?
Payroll expert cautions a freelancer on the receiving end of a recruiter's advice.
Mar 27, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News SMEs 'using four freelancers for every one employee'
Little wonder why Hammond tried to monetise freelancers, says PeoplePerHour.
Mar 24, 2017 | Freelancing News


IR35 News 'Reasonable care' clause put into new IR35 legislation
Final set of April 6th rules outlaws clients from making blanket IR35 assessments.
Mar 23, 2017 | IR35 News


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