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Freelancing News MP tries to shift the late payment onus off freelancers
Labour's Tony Perkins wants late payers to confess and pay interest or be fined.
Oct 21, 2014 | Freelancing News


IR35 News Freelancers must wait a little longer for the IR35 Review
The future of IR35 is unlikely to be signed off next month, as HMRC had hoped.
Oct 20, 2014 | IR35 News


Freelancing News More self-assessors at risk of HMRC penalties
Three types of sanctions have a growing number of people in their sights.
Oct 17, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News A creative freelancer's guide to free SEO
Six top tips to help get your freelance website to the top of Google search rankings.
Oct 16, 2014 | Freelancing News


IR35 News HMRC manages expectations ahead of IR35 Review
IR35 Forum told that what gets recommended doesn't necessarily get implemented.
Oct 15, 2014 | IR35 News


Freelancing News Most freelancers optimistic about their prospects
Their sectors are still seen as struggling but freelancers, in the main, fancy their own chances.
Oct 14, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Bulgaria snaps up UK freelancers’ services
The stock of freelancers e-supplying Eastern Europe has surged almost six-fold in the last 12 months.
Oct 13, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Government to be petitioned on freelancing
People who work alone, for themselves, deserve six shows of support, says IPSE.
Oct 10, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Creative skills dominate the top 5 freelance exports
The online freelance services being snapped up by the East are almost all creatively-led.
Oct 9, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: How to shake off a contract I signed?
Legal defence tips for an almost freelancer under attack from an agency.
Oct 8, 2014 | Freelancing News


Photography News Photographers finalise their best garden shots
Camera-owners of all skill levels urged not to let the autumn pass by uncaptured.
Oct 7, 2014 | Photography News


Freelancing News Outsourcing nations turn hot for UK freelancers
India, China and Japan snap up online Brits for short-term, specialist projects.
Oct 6, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Why disproving 'false self-employment' is still an enigma
HMRC's new guidance: a missed opportunity or intentionally missing the mark.
Oct 3, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: How to offer a prompt payment discount?
Adding a single line to your invoice could incentivise -- or cut into your profitability.
Oct 2, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers called to identify their big issues
‘What's vital or vexing to you?’ asks a freelancers’ lobbyist, drawing up a new agenda.
Oct 1, 2014 | Freelancing News


IR35 News IR35 Forum-backed group wants BETs to die
Advisers say the IR35 Scenarios and Business Entity Tests should be no more.
Sep 30, 2014 | IR35 News


Freelancing News Creatives to get 'Next Gen' Skills Academy
VFX artists, games designers and animators promised a boost worth at least £6m.
Sep 29, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Ed Miliband calls out to the self-employed
Labour leader says his party needs to talk about freelance workers a lot more.


Sep 26, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News HMRC releases Q&A film for e-services suppliers
Less than a month to go until digital freelancers supplying the EU can use MOSS.
Sep 25, 2014 | Freelancing News


Money News 'Go French to cut VAT paperwork for traders'
HMRC told to import une bonne idée, so traders won’t drown in credit notes from April 2015.
Sep 24, 2014 | Money News


Freelancing News A 'Yes' to freelancers must follow the Scots' 'No' vote, says IPSE
Edinburgh and Westminster called to adopt six measures to help the self-employed.
Sep 23, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: What if the role I netted is on offer internally?
Walking away is sad but sound advice when your offered contract is put to permies.
Sep 22, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Freelancing is a policy priority, Labour told
Party urged to put people who work for themselves at the heart of its policy agenda.
Sep 19, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Call to appoint minister for self-employment
Too many of us are now freelance not to have our own minister, says IPSE.
Sep 18, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Minister cuts red tape for home businesses
The state' Home Business Initiative is 'much-needed recognition' of 2.9m traders.
Sep 16, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Thirty traders reveal all about Business Record Checks
Small but mature services businesses put their barriers up when a HMRC inspector calls.
Sep 15, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News How freelancers can stay on the right side of the taxman
Five top tips to help you and your freelance business avoid HMRC’s wrath.
Sep 12, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News eBay trader jailed for hiding self-employed income
Taxman catches up with a money launderer and his £1.4million in turnover.
Sep 10, 2014 | Freelancing News


Technology News Ofcom to test broadband providers' treatment of small traders
Communications watchdog prowls the SME market, mulling whether to regulate.
Sep 10, 2014 | Technology News


Freelancing News Freelancers' expenses: what can and cannot be claimed
New infographic lets the self-employed see whether their business expenses are legit.
Sep 9, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Taxman no longer limited to six-year look back
Legal experts warn that HMRC can now go back as far it wants for tax details.
Sep 8, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Visual creatives can claim their share of £4m in royalties
Final month to claim for work that was published last year in the UK.
Sep 5, 2014 | Freelancing News


Freelancing News Start-up policies catch out at least half of MPs
Poll finds politicians' strong views about start-ups often backed up by unawareness.
Sep 4, 2014 | Freelancing News


Photography News App lets photographers check microstock sales
Keeping track of your earnings from 13 agencies is just a series of clicks away.
Sep 4, 2014 | Photography News


Freelancing News Freelancing body changes its name to 'IPSE'
PCG is now the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed.
Sep 2, 2014 | Freelancing News


Money News One-man bands 'need banks to change'
Freelancers' body joins the other small business champions taking on the banks.
Sep 1, 2014 | Money News


Design news Lords to quiz industry leaders about digital skills
'Fast and furious' inquiry calls media, marketing and internet experts to give evidence.
Aug 29, 2014 | Design news


Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Do sole traders get Maternity Allowance?
Tax expert helps a soon-to-be freelancing mum, wondering what she’s due.
Aug 28, 2014 | Freelancing News


Design news Digital creatives with an idea vie for £12,500
Start-ups can compete to turn their prototypes into commercial products.
Aug 27, 2014 | Design news


Freelancing News Government enterprise boss backs 15 for 15
Female business ambassador welcomes a showcasing of the self-employed.
Aug 26, 2014 | Freelancing News


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