Veteran freelancers offered CV masterclass
Webinar to teach the self-employed how to make their Curriculum Vitae work for them.
May 26, 2015 | Freelancing News
Doubts cast over IR35 confirmation letters
HMRC rejects accusations that it shifted the goalposts on confirmatory letters letters and IR35.
May 22, 2015 | IR35 News
‘Self-employment doesn’t cause wealth; it follows it’
Study says efforts to boost one-man bands where they were scarce have failed.
May 21, 2015 | Freelancing News
Tax experts optimistic about penalty review
Wide-ranging look at penalties considers what to do if 'life just gets in the way.'
May 20, 2015 | Money News
Rail strike action 'underlines need for better broadband'
IPSE says one-man bands would be less adrift on Monday if at least digital networks worked.
May 19, 2015 | Freelancing News
Osborne plans summer Budget 2015 for July 8th
‘Working people’ to be at the heart of chancellor’s first ever Conservative Budget.
May 18, 2015 | Freelancing News
Freelancers’ Questions: Will being self-employed affect my mortgage?
Becoming self-employed isn’t necessarily your lender’s business, reassures an IFA.
May 15, 2015 | Money News
Firms told how to handle client complaints
Four steps can stop accused businesses from both fuming and failing their customers.
May 14, 2015 | Freelancing News
New Tory government urged to be freelance-friendly
PM and his new ministers told to simplify taxes, cut red tape and help unpaid freelancers.
May 13, 2015 | Freelancing News
Small business-friendly measures become law
Wide-ranging act put in place to help the UK become best place to start a business.
May 12, 2015 | Freelancing News
Marketers’ commute comes in at 22% of their pay
No return on the £4,300 in unpaid time it takes a PR professional to get to work.
May 11, 2015 | Marketing/PR news
Cameron on cusp of second term as prime minister
Tories set for a convincing victory, as the death knell sounds for Clegg and Miliband.
May 8, 2015 | Freelancing News
Six pledges the parties haven’t thought through
The tax plans that must have proved too taxing for officials to work out properly.
May 7, 2015 | Freelancing News
Creatives put at heart of Lib Dem's economic plan
Nick Clegg’s party woos the creative industries with a raft of pledges not in its manifesto.
May 6, 2015 | Freelancing News
Droves of digital firms waiting on EU VAT rule exemption
'Tens of thousands' of digital suppliers hope an exemption from VAT rules emerges this month.
May 5, 2015 | Money News
Experts spell out what your CV font says about you
'Times New Roman is for the lazy; Helvetica is for the honest and Comic Sans is for clowns.'
May 1, 2015 | Freelancing News
HMRC penalties for deliberate errors treble
Almost 10,000 more self-assessors told to pay for purposefully under-declaring.
Apr 30, 2015 | Money News
Freelancers' Questions: Can I freelance in the UK as a foreign citizen?
Expert helps a wannabe self-employed Spaniard stumped by costs, tax and accounting.
Apr 29, 2015 | Freelancing News
Cameron vows to help self-employed
PM says one-man bands need maternity pay, pensions and mortgages reviewed.
Apr 28, 2015 | Freelancing News
Why freelancers will always need the courts
Services that conciliate and mediate are best with the courts, not as alternatives.
Apr 27, 2015 | Money News
Freelancers' Questions: How to keep my UK clients but live in Italy?
Top tips for a freelancer who may emigrate but who wants to take his clients with him.
Apr 24, 2015 | Freelancing News
What the political parties plan for freelancers
The 'freelance-friendly' pledges of Cameron, Clegg, Farage, Bennett and Sturgeon.
Apr 22, 2015 | Freelancing News
Freelancers’ Questions: What if I’m supplying a US firm from the UK?
Expert confirms a freelancer's hunch that he needn't deal with the IRS.
Apr 21, 2015 | Freelancing News
Miliband refuses to speak to freelancers
Labour leader lets his party's slight on the self-employed continue.
Apr 20, 2015 | Freelancing News
Lib Dem manifesto: what’s in it for freelance creatives
What Nick Clegg and his party are pledging to win your vote.
Apr 17, 2015 | Freelancing News
Tory manifesto: what’s in it for freelance creatives
What David Cameron and his party are promising to win your vote.
Apr 16, 2015 | Freelancing News
Optimistic freelancers put more faith in the economy
Confidence index suggests freelancers' pay and prospects are firmly on the up.
Apr 15, 2015 | Freelancing News
Labour manifesto – key points for freelance creatives
What Ed Miliband and his party are promising in return for your vote.
Apr 14, 2015 | Freelancing News
Labour to hit ‘disguised self-employment’
Fake freelancers targeted as part of the party’s pledge to claw back £7.5bn in tax.
Apr 13, 2015 | Freelancing News
Freelancers invited to financial masterclasses
Two seminars will tell the self-employed how to secure and shore up the bottom line.
Apr 10, 2015 | Money News
Freelancers' Budget tax break may be lost
Self-employed warned that the end of Class 2 NICs may have a sting in its tail.
Apr 9, 2015 | Freelancing News
When a few IR35 updates come along at once
Two new frameworks + four official moves = IR35 (and the Forum) going nowhere.
Apr 7, 2015 | IR35 News
Freelancers’ Questions: How to get paid the other half of my fee?
Top tips for a freelancer facing a client who's taken his work and won't respond.
Apr 2, 2015 | Freelancing News
Marketers warned of new .sucks domain
Brands urged to buy their unflattering TLDs before somebody else does.
Apr 1, 2015 | Marketing/PR news
Freelancers to fight their IR35 cases at tribunal
Taxman has issued IR35 status decisions that he'll soon spell out to everybody.
Mar 31, 2015 | IR35 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
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
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
Freelancers' Questions: Did Budget 2015 affect freelancers' finances?
Personal finance expert lists Osborne’s main offerings to freelance earners.
Mar 19, 2015 | Money 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