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
Osborne's 2015 Budget backs the self-employed
Chancellor says freelancers are precisely who he’s set out to support.
Mar 19, 2015
Osborne expected to boost rural broadband
Chancellor reported to be prioritising remote homes for superfast connections.
Mar 17, 2015
Freelancers cast as 'masters of own destiny'
BoE report supports studies showing self-employment to be chosen, not forced.
Mar 13, 2015
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
OTS employment status review: key recommendations
The 22 big things the government should do on status -- listed and at-a-glance.
Mar 9, 2015
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
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
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
UK's creative potential going untapped – report
Government, educators and industry told ‘not enough being done’ to stimulate us.
Mar 2, 2015
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
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
Tax return penalty guide handed to self-employed
Aid is on offer to freelancers stung for not self-assessing correctly.
Feb 25, 2015
More than 80% of new freelancers are female
The UK has women to thank for its ongoing boom in new self-employment.
Feb 19, 2015
Micro-businesses to tune into Btube
Enterprise gets its own channel on the world’s largest video sharing site.
Feb 18, 2015
Free WiFi on trains connects with IPSE
UK's freelancers body sees a digital upgrade to the rail network as a positive signal.
Feb 15, 2015
Freelancers' Questions: Can I claim set-up or relocation costs?
Half of the relief he’d like is possible for a creative in London from Toronto.
Feb 11, 2015
Freelancers' Questions: What if I can't pay VAT and corporation tax?
Pointed advice for a creative at the sharp end of limited company freelancing.
Feb 6, 2015
Freelancing isn't second-best, insist creatives
Almost all digital/creative freelancers want nothing to do with a 9-to-5.
Feb 5, 2015
Companies House reassures freelancers after £9million mistake
State agency says it's got better since being told its error caused a company to collapse.
Feb 4, 2015