Creative industries sign new anti-piracy code
Rights-holders team up with search giants to demote infringing content.
Feb 23, 2017
Self-employed's reality not matching expectation
Less profit; more irregular work and later pay than you expect, freelancers warn.
Feb 20, 2017
Self-employed come under attack, twice
Freelance bodies refute suggestions Budget 2017 should bruise the self-employed.
Feb 16, 2017
Public sector IR35 changes – a freelancer's overview
What April's off-payroll rules mean; when they apply and who's affected.
Feb 15, 2017
Self-employed plumber actually a 'worker,' court rules
Another gig economy giant is told it owes more rights than it gave one of its 'freelancers.'
Feb 12, 2017
Rewrite rulebook to boost freelancers, says RSA
The 'right type' of self-employment can only come after an overhaul – report.
Feb 10, 2017
Revealed: six business models of the future
Half a dozen new ways for commerce to flow are already changing industries.
Feb 8, 2017
‘Ltd’ freelancers get new guidance for public gigs
Four documents you must read if you freelance in the public sector via a limited company.
Feb 7, 2017
Freelance body backs new offence targeting late payers
IPSE welcomes criminal convictions for those keeping invoice payment times secret.
Feb 3, 2017
Invoice before March,'Ltd' freelancers urged
Public sector one-person firms told how to avoid changes to IR35 biting early.
Feb 2, 2017
'Open new childcare scheme to freelancers first'
MPs say self-employed mums must be at the front of the queue for tax-free aid.
Jan 31, 2017
MPs call to enhance freelancers' maternity money
New report recommends equalising mums' maternity pay, at least for six weeks.
Jan 30, 2017
Taxman reveals most absurd expenses claims
Wholly ludicrous: 10 items HMRC scoffed at before rejecting.
Jan 27, 2017
UK Industrial Strategy – creative traders' overview
At-a-glance: the blueprint to 'create more highly skilled, highly paid opportunities.'
Jan 26, 2017
Industrial strategy 'omits backing for freelancers'
Small is beautiful, reminds IPSE, noting no explicit backing of the self-employed.
Jan 25, 2017
The three mistakes of self-assessing freelancers
Chief accountant reveals what the self-employed tend do wrong on tax returns.
Jan 24, 2017
Freelancers’ Questions: Can I offset studying costs against revenue?
No salary to sacrifice makes an expat’s idea a non-starter, quite apart from HMRC's view.
Jan 20, 2017
Freelancers nodded to after May's Brexit speech
PM's pledge to protect borders puts freelancers in the skills spotlight.
Jan 19, 2017
Hammond to deliver Budget 2017 on March 8th
'Anti-freelancing' chancellor readies two Budgets, ahead of his new Spring Statement.
Jan 18, 2017
Unregistered freelancers urged to act this week
Final days for the newly self-employed to get what’s required for the 31st.
Jan 17, 2017