New freelance creatives 'increasingly struggling'
Freelancers ending up back with their employers said to be a growing trend.
Dec 2, 2016
Call to set 'self-employment' in stone
Defining what the self-employed do will help a host of probes into them.
Dec 1, 2016
Freelancers’ Questions: How to get paid if my client's in Australia?
Expert says being Down Under doesn’t put those who owe you money out of reach.
Nov 29, 2016
Creative body calls Autumn Statement unimaginative
Chancellor’s pre-occupation with science and technology doesn’t compute, hints CIF.
Nov 28, 2016
Hammond denies freelancers of recognition
New chancellor fails to make a good impression with the self-employed.
Nov 24, 2016
Freelancers' Questions: How to start UK freelancing having only run a firm abroad?
Top tips to get your freelance foot in the door (when it’s not opening by itself).
Nov 17, 2016
Call for self-employment to be covered in class
Teenagers will stay ill-prepared if business basics aren’t taught, says IPSE.
Nov 15, 2016
New freelance business model approved
Tax unit recommends making the freelancer-friendly SEPA into a proper proposal.
Nov 14, 2016
Four days of freelancer webinars start next week
Official guidance on offer about expenses, setting up, accounting and paperwork.
Nov 11, 2016
Creative industries' tax break guidance updated
Timely refresh implies seven reliefs will make it out of Autumn Statement unscathed.
Nov 9, 2016
Government to probe self-employed's status and rights
Listed: the eight areas of work that the government wants your input on.
Nov 7, 2016
Working from home: 4 top tips for productivity
Boost; designate, treat and relocate when your workplace is your house.
Nov 4, 2016
Home workers 'can do a day's work in six hours'
Being focussed is the key, if you do like to do your spreadsheets between the sheets.
Nov 3, 2016
Chancellor 'mulls axing Autumn Statement'
Hammond heard looking at disallowing the one-two punch of a Budget then an AS.
Nov 2, 2016
Brexit 'now the biggest barrier to freelancers'
Impact of ‘Leave’ is as big a problem for freelancers as government policy – survey.
Nov 1, 2016
Uber and unions clash over 'freelancers are staff' ruling
Tribunal risks crashing the ‘gig economy’ by deeming 40,000 app drivers as not self-employed.
Oct 31, 2016
New freelancers warned against working for free
Veteran freelancers remind veteran creatives that freelance doesn't mean free labour.
Oct 28, 2016
HMRC sets up employment status unit
New Revenue team deployed to combat 'intermediary risks.'
Oct 26, 2016
Fewer see self-employment as a stop gap
Official stats imply working for yourself is only a growing business if it’s full-time.
Oct 25, 2016
Freelancers' Questions: Can I supply my UK clients from Italy?
A couple of considerations ahead of his and her move to Rome.
Oct 21, 2016