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Money News Digital plan for tax returns runs into tech issues
Chancellor's simplification measure seems like anything but from a technology standpoint.
Mar 25, 2015 | Money News


Money News Cameron backed in push for EU VAT exemption
IPSE hopes David Cameron gets his way, for the health of e-services suppliers.
Mar 24, 2015 | Money News


Freelancing News Freelancers’ take-home pay set to rise
Budget 2015 analysis shows almost all self-employed will keep more of what they make.
Mar 23, 2015 | Freelancing News


Money News Freelancers' Questions: Did Budget 2015 affect freelancers' finances?
Personal finance expert lists Osborne’s main offerings to freelance earners.
Mar 19, 2015 | Money News


Freelancing News Osborne's 2015 Budget backs the self-employed
Chancellor says freelancers are precisely who he’s set out to support.
Mar 19, 2015 | Freelancing News


IR35 News Adviser bets against Osborne tackling IR35
'IR35 unlikely to rear its head in the Budget due to HMRC update just four days before it.'
Mar 18, 2015 | IR35 News


Freelancing News Osborne expected to boost rural broadband
Chancellor reported to be prioritising remote homes for superfast connections.
Mar 17, 2015 | Freelancing News


Money News Osborne to target tax evasion at Budget 2015
Chancellor vows action on Wednesday, potentially against those who advise on dodging HMRC.
Mar 16, 2015 | Money News


Freelancing News Freelancers cast as 'masters of own destiny'
BoE report supports studies showing self-employment to be chosen, not forced.
Mar 13, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Digital badges end the need to pinpoint CV lies
Honesty will be the only policy if a new virtual certification system becomes compulsory.
Mar 12, 2015 | Freelancing News


Money News Freelancers' Questions: Can I charge 5% interest each week I'm unpaid?
Contracts expert warns a freelancer against inserting an 'exorbitant' interest clause.
Mar 11, 2015 | Money News


Money News Freelancers' Questions: How to keep track of all my invoices?
Cash expert separates the choices from the compulsory when it comes to invoicing.
Mar 10, 2015 | Money News


Freelancing News OTS employment status review: key recommendations
The 22 big things the government should do on status -- listed and at-a-glance.
Mar 9, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Labour hit for downbeat view of self-employment
UK freelancer tsar is sad about how self-employment is seen by Labour MPs.
Mar 6, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News OTS employment status review tries to avoid IR35
Tax unit makes at least 45 mentions of the rule it's restricted from exploring.
Mar 5, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Any truth to client’s claim about the law?
Lawyer and a freelancer stumped about ‘a rule’ restricting freelance hours.


Mar 4, 2015 | Freelancing News


IR35 News Freelancers' Questions: What now that HMRC says I’m inside IR35?
Legal expert spells out the options for a locum caught by the Intermediaries legislation.
Mar 3, 2015 | IR35 News


Freelancing News UK's creative potential going untapped – report
Government, educators and industry told ‘not enough being done’ to stimulate us.
Mar 2, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelance suppliers win 30-day payment term
A tightening up to a payment code is welcomed by small traders, even if it is only voluntary.
Feb 26, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers’ Questions: What must I do now I’m freelance?
The tax lowdown on doing a bit of self-employed work when you’ve still got a 9-to-5.
Feb 26, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Tax return penalty guide handed to self-employed
Aid is on offer to freelancers stung for not self-assessing correctly.
Feb 25, 2015 | Freelancing News


Money News Revenue might remove £100 automatic penalty
Being fined for filing your tax return 'a day or two' late may soon become a thing of the past.
Feb 24, 2015 | Money News


Marketing/PR news Digital absorbs half of UK’s advertising budget
The UK is hailed as the first country to fork out 50% of its advertising spend online.
Feb 23, 2015 | Marketing/PR news


Design news Government receives ‘wake-up call’ on digital
Ministers’ actions from May will make or break the UK’s digital future – report.
Feb 20, 2015 | Design news


Freelancing News More than 80% of new freelancers are female
The UK has women to thank for its ongoing boom in new self-employment.
Feb 19, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Micro-businesses to tune into Btube
Enterprise gets its own channel on the world’s largest video sharing site.
Feb 18, 2015 | Freelancing News


Photography News Bigger cash prize on offer for top garden photos
Annual photography contest stumps up more money to help secure more entrants.
Feb 17, 2015 | Photography News


Freelancing News Free WiFi on trains connects with IPSE
UK's freelancers body sees a digital upgrade to the rail network as a positive signal.
Feb 15, 2015 | Freelancing News


IR35 News Freelancers' Questions: Is a single client OK and how to broach time off?
IR35 is the underlying fear of a freelance consultant needing a break from his only customer.
Feb 13, 2015 | IR35 News


IR35 News Taxman's IR35 enquiry yield falls 61%
IR35 investigations last year netted a paltry £430,000 for the Revenue.
Feb 12, 2015 | IR35 News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Can I claim set-up or relocation costs?
Half of the relief he’d like is possible for a creative in London from Toronto.
Feb 11, 2015 | Freelancing News


Marketing/PR news Marketers handed guide on social media measurement
Get the most out of social by following these seven key principles, says the IPA.
Feb 10, 2015 | Marketing/PR news


Money News Tax returns still being left to the last-minute
Alerts to file early are having an impact, but only on some self-assessors.
Feb 9, 2015 | Money News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: What if I can't pay VAT and corporation tax?
Pointed advice for a creative at the sharp end of limited company freelancing.
Feb 6, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancing isn't second-best, insist creatives
Almost all digital/creative freelancers want nothing to do with a 9-to-5.
Feb 5, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Companies House reassures freelancers after £9million mistake
State agency says it's got better since being told its error caused a company to collapse.
Feb 4, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: How to get back into sports journalism?
Top tips for a young reporter hoping to get off the sidelines by scoring with an agency.
Feb 3, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Must their invoice be paid even if we're closed?
Debt expert warns a freelancer that a liability may still exist, contractually if not practically.
Feb 2, 2015 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers’ prospects set to plateau in 2015
Take-home pay is one of the few positives for the increasingly cautious freelance workforce.
Jan 30, 2015 | Freelancing News


Money News Tax officer jailed for fleecing HMRC out of £86,000
A month behind bars for every year she stole from the public purse goes to a female tax official.
Jan 29, 2015 | Money News


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