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
Freelance group backs PM's employment review
Focus on employers, forget more of the same and resist tarring with the same brush, says FCSA.
Oct 20, 2016
Self-employed earnings 'now lower than in 1995'
Modern work probe welcomed, amid concern for freelancers’ take-home pay.
Oct 19, 2016
Freelancers' Questions: Is it less taxing hiring freelancers via online platforms?
Top tips for a design consultancy hoping to outsource responsibility for its outsourcers.
Oct 18, 2016
Five tax traps that catch freelancers – revealed
Status, expenses and Flat Rate VAT trip up self-employed people the most.
Oct 17, 2016
Freelancers' Questions: Any pay-out for me for recovering client's website?
Expecting compensation for a solution is a little rich when you caused the problem.
Oct 14, 2016
'Economic madness' to omit creativity from curriculum
PM told she can’t keep her promise with no creative subjects in the classroom.
Oct 12, 2016
What freelancers wish they had known
Be patient; consider two pay rates and do not hide away, say freelancers who’ve made it.
Oct 7, 2016
May orders employment status probe
PM asks a CEO to review the blurring between bosses, workers and freelancers.
Oct 6, 2016
One day left for new freelancers to register
The first of two important self-assessment deadlines is about to expire.
Oct 4, 2016
European Freelancers' Week: your invitation
Put on your own event; join someone else’s or be an ambassador or sponsor -- EFW.
Sep 29, 2016
Tax body amplifies MP's alert on digital accounts
'The EU vote isn’t an excuse to cut the time to consult on Making Tax Digital.'
Sep 27, 2016
Freelancers fail to break long-hours culture
Anxiety and admin compel a third of the self-employed to exceed 48hrs a week.
Sep 26, 2016
Locals not celebs inspire us, say female traders
The rich and famous fail to dazzle women grafting in their own micro-business.
Sep 23, 2016
More people freelanced before Brexit vote
Referendum uncertainty failed to stop the ranks of the self-employed from rising.
Sep 22, 2016
MP echoes doubts over quarterly tax system
Fears the Revenue is rushing its plan for digital accounts are put to the chancellor.
Sep 21, 2016
When's good to ring the Revenue – revealed
How to cut your waiting time when phoning HMRC from 35 to under five minutes.
Sep 16, 2016
Extend R&D tax relief to sole traders, Hammond told
'One-man bands should be given the same breaks as corporates.'
Sep 15, 2016
Creatives from overseas vital, government told
Brexit vote makes pipeline of international creative talent 'more important.'
Sep 13, 2016