Osborne told to unveil simpler, clearer taxation
Big, small and tiny traders unified by their call for tax clarity from the chancellor.
Jun 29, 2015
Half of working adults will freelance by 2020
The self-employed are set to account for 50% of UK workers in five years.
Jun 26, 2015
Fifth of start-ups begin as second jobs
Digital males aged 25-34 are the likeliest to be freelancing while still employed.
Jun 25, 2015
Freelancers' Questions: Which form to fill in so a US client can pay me?
The least taxing way for UK firms – ‘foreign entities’ – to receive their fees from the States.
Jun 24, 2015
Suppliers get tough with late-paying clients
The traditional route to redress for unpaid firms is making a comeback.
Jun 22, 2015
Freelancers' Questions: Any tax risk to being paid twice for one job?
Top accounting tips for a freelancer deserving brownie points for his honesty.
Jun 19, 2015
Freelancers' Questions: Is home address vital on parcels and invoices?
Expert helps a new freelancer who feels his private residence is no one else’s business.
Jun 17, 2015
Five things they don't tell you about micro-businesses
RSA reveals the hidden truths about the UK’s self-employed ventures.
Jun 15, 2015
Freelancers' Questions: Why’s employee tax due on self-employment?
Expert spells out the reality of being taxed like an employee minus their rights.
Jun 10, 2015
HMRC webinars to help the self-employed
Six topics on working as a freelancer to be explained by the taxman.
Jun 8, 2015
One-man bands still battling to protect their ideas
The UK's intellectual property regime is not serving small businesses well enough, says the FSB.
Jun 4, 2015
IPSE opens Freelancer Awards 2015
£13,000 worth of prizes on offer to the top freelancers of today and tomorrow.
Jun 2, 2015
Freelancers' Questions: When to self-assess if I freelance and work full-time?
Expert helps a new freelancer juggle the timing of a tax return with his 9-to-5.
Jun 1, 2015
Veteran freelancers offered CV masterclass
Webinar to teach the self-employed how to make their Curriculum Vitae work for them.
May 26, 2015
‘Self-employment doesn’t cause wealth; it follows it’
Study says efforts to boost one-man bands where they were scarce have failed.
May 21, 2015
Rail strike action 'underlines need for better broadband'
IPSE says one-man bands would be less adrift on Monday if at least digital networks worked.
May 19, 2015
Osborne plans summer Budget 2015 for July 8th
‘Working people’ to be at the heart of chancellor’s first ever Conservative Budget.
May 18, 2015
Firms told how to handle client complaints
Four steps can stop accused businesses from both fuming and failing their customers.
May 14, 2015
New Tory government urged to be freelance-friendly
PM and his new ministers told to simplify taxes, cut red tape and help unpaid freelancers.
May 13, 2015
Small business-friendly measures become law
Wide-ranging act put in place to help the UK become best place to start a business.
May 12, 2015