Freelancers’ Questions: Am I entitled to a paid holiday?
Top tips for a freelancer in the dark about her right to have a rest from work.
Jan 28, 2015
Youthful staff yearn to quit for freelancing
'We'd rather be doing business on our own than working for someone else's.'
Jan 27, 2015
Freelancers' Questions: What if the client threatens to ignore my notice period?
Top tips for a freelancer who expected extension, not taunts about termination.
Jan 26, 2015
UK’s creative industries valued at £76.9bn
Government update shows the creative economy at a new high.
Jan 23, 2015
Freelancers 'cautiously optimistic' about 2015
Rising costs for the self-employed fail to dampen how they see their prospects.
Jan 22, 2015
Creative Industries Federation wants policy ideas
Start-ups and individuals who want to help ‘start doing’ are invited to sign-up.
Jan 20, 2015
New freelancers' tax deadline is ten days earlier
No later than the 21st if you're new to self-assessing, the Revenue reminds.
Jan 19, 2015
Osborne to unveil Budget 2015 on March 18th
Chancellor chooses his words (and timing) carefully for his last red box.
Jan 6, 2015
Freelancers' Questions: What if my contract's shorter than I was told?
Lawyer gently reminds that breach of trust doesn't equate to breach of contract.
Jan 5, 2015
Bank turns its vault into free work space
Oxford is the first of four underutilised Barclays sites to open up to creatives.
Dec 23, 2014
Not all freelancers want a tax-free Christmas
Your festive break looks taxing if ringing the Revenue about self-assessment is on the cards.
Dec 22, 2014
VAT man makes MOSS more business-friendly
Chartered advisers welcome a tweak to January's VAT rules for digital suppliers.
Dec 19, 2014
Freelancers’ Questions: What if the agency is withholding my fee?
Legal aid for a freelancer owed £7,200 by a recruiter reliant on unwritten clauses.
Dec 12, 2014
Changes to use-of-home deductions win approval
Equal tax footing for home-based business partners and sole traders is welcomed.
Dec 11, 2014
Conciliation service to help unpaid freelancers
Government moves to ensure freelancers get what they're owed without court action.
Dec 10, 2014
Parents who freelance 'keeping more of their money'
Self-employed couples with kids calculated to be £1,845 better off under the coalition.
Dec 9, 2014
Autumn Statement for freelance creatives is neutral
A few pros and few cons will likely leave most freelancers unmoved, especially on tax.
Dec 4, 2014
HMRC to face critics of VAT place of supply rules
Ten small businesses caught by the January 1st rules will get to bend the taxman’s ear.
Dec 3, 2014
Autumn Statement 2014 – Freelancers' Wishlist
Three things every freelancer should be hoping to hear from the chancellor tomorrow.
Dec 2, 2014
Caution sounded over a new type of freelance company
Chancellor increasingly being told that a Freelancer Limited Company isn’t necessary.
Dec 1, 2014