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Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: How to buy a laptop and software for business?
'Product labels don't affect if it's an allowable cost; it's how you use it that counts.'
Jun 23, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Reveal gig economy workers' pay -- report
And, says SMF, give all others who work for themselves a 'self-employed benefits package.'
Jun 22, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: How best to work for a Paris firm from London?
The client calls the shots on most of the queries a remote worker is firing.
Jun 21, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News 'Now's not the time to hike freelancers' NICs'
Hammond gets his first submission for the post-election Budget he threatened.
Jun 20, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News IR35 legal challenge -- funding campaign launches
A freelancer wants to take action against ‘an injustice’ – but he first needs your help.
Jun 19, 2017 | Freelancing News


Money News Taxman to demystify car expenses for freelancers
July's HMRC advice sessions include paperwork, online filing and claiming for mileage.
Jun 16, 2017 | Money News


Money News Inflation rise 'adds to freelancers' cost concerns'
New inflation data won't allay freelancers' fears about their input costs, says IPSE.
Jun 15, 2017 | Money News


Freelancing News Freelancers' clients air their Brexit concerns
Online SMEs worry about funding, flying and paying freelancers once Britain leaves.
Jun 14, 2017 | Freelancing News


Money News Freelancers' IFA sees softer Brexit as a good thing
Uncertainty amid May's EU deal could help some freelancers with their own negotiations.
Jun 13, 2017 | Money News


Freelancing News Political uncertainty 'puts freelancers on the hiring agenda'
One breed of worker is ideally suited to today’s turbulent conditions, hirers reminded.
Jun 12, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Hung parliament result puts May's future in doubt
Amid 'political limbo,' the contractor sector reveals why it helped give the PM a bloody nose.
Jun 9, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers, off to vote? Know before you go
Everything you need to know about voting in today’s general election 2017.
Jun 8, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Labour to hold summer Budget if elected
A post-election Budget is on the horizon if Labour or the Tories triumph tomorrow.
Jun 7, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Creative body downbeat at party manifestos
Workers in the creative industry will have a hard choice on Thursday, hints CIF.
Jun 6, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Labour 'making the most freelancer-friendly sounds'
Jeremy Corbyn's party seems to have the edge in securing the self-employed's vote.
Jun 5, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News EU uncertainty to boost freelancers, for now
Moving out the EU (but not being out of it), looks like a shoo-in for online freelancers.
Jun 2, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Should a freelancer I hire invoice me or my client?
Get an upfront deposit -- unless you want a double-loss, says Safe Collections.
Jun 1, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Self-employed get their own election campaign ads
IPSE says a golden egg-laying goose being strangled is akin to what the state is doing to the self-employed.
May 31, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Will changing to Flat Rate VAT set off HMRC?
The latest on what IR35 inspectors look for doesn’t extend to accounting tweaks.
May 30, 2017 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Party manifestos 2017: what freelancers are promised
The big three's key pledges to freelancing and self-employment.
May 26, 2017 | Freelancing News


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


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