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
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
Osborne expected to boost rural broadband
Chancellor reported to be prioritising remote homes for superfast connections.
Mar 17, 2015 | Freelancing 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
Freelancers cast as 'masters of own destiny'
BoE report supports studies showing self-employment to be chosen, not forced.
Mar 13, 2015 | 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
UK's creative potential going untapped – report
Government, educators and industry told ‘not enough being done’ to stimulate us.
Mar 2, 2015 | 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
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
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
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
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
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