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Freelancing News Creative freelance probe recommends 10 actions
Government told how to recognise and support the 'invisible' workforce.
Jul 21, 2017

Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Can the recruiter refuse to pay my umbrella?
Legal aid for when your recruiter no longer likes the cut of your umbrella's jib.
Jul 20, 2017

Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: What if my higher rate doesn't cover the weeks I informally worked?
Legal aid for a freelancer stuck on his lower rate at a time when an uplift was due.
Jul 18, 2017

Freelancing News 'Half of workforce to be freelance by 2020'
Firms told to catch up, as one in every two workers may soon be self-employed.
Jul 17, 2017

Freelancing News MTD's start date for self-employed deferred
'Genuine alarm' compels officials to dilute and delay quarterly tax reporting.
Jul 14, 2017

Freelancing News 'Dependent contractor' status: quick summary
What the Taylor Review proposes; why and how industry is responding.
Jul 13, 2017

Freelancing News Taylor Review unveils 'freelance-friendly' proposals
Nine-month probe into modern work criticised as 'timid,' praised as 'positive'.
Jul 12, 2017

Freelancing News Government rules out revisiting NI hike
Theresa May's deputy vows not to make freelancers pay more in Class 4 contributions.
Jul 11, 2017

Freelancing News Creative department renames, but keeps acronym
Still DCMS, say officials, but now fronted by 'Digital.'
Jul 4, 2017

Freelancing News Prioritise giving us sick pay, freelancers say
Self-employed want illness cover more than any other provision from the state.
Jun 30, 2017

Freelancing News 'Freelancer-friendly' tax plan given to Tory-DUP alliance
Mindset more important than any one measure, implies a new blueprint for business soloists.
Jun 28, 2017

Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Will going direct breach the non-compete clause?
Wording about bypassing is the key to getting around legal bother.
Jun 27, 2017

Freelancing News Creative body to report on 'undervalued' freelancers
Bonafide freelancers and 'gig economy' workers not the same thing, CIF expected to say.
Jun 26, 2017

Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: How to buy a laptop and software for business?
'Product labels don't affect if it's an allowable cost; it's how you use it that counts.'
Jun 23, 2017

Freelancing News Reveal gig economy workers' pay -- report
And, says SMF, give all others who work for themselves a 'self-employed benefits package.'
Jun 22, 2017

Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: How best to work for a Paris firm from London?
The client calls the shots on most of the queries a remote worker is firing.
Jun 21, 2017

Freelancing News 'Now's not the time to hike freelancers' NICs'
Hammond gets his first submission for the post-election Budget he threatened.
Jun 20, 2017

Freelancing News IR35 legal challenge -- funding campaign launches
A freelancer wants to take action against ‘an injustice’ – but he first needs your help.
Jun 19, 2017

Freelancing News Freelancers' clients air their Brexit concerns
Online SMEs worry about funding, flying and paying freelancers once Britain leaves.
Jun 14, 2017

Freelancing News Political uncertainty 'puts freelancers on the hiring agenda'
One breed of worker is ideally suited to today’s turbulent conditions, hirers reminded.
Jun 12, 2017

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