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Money News Commuting freelancers hit by inflation's five-year high
Road, rail and food costs help push inflation to its highest level since early 2012.
Oct 19, 2017

Money News Late payment tsar has his work cut out – poll
Traders unaware of the SBC, and unconvinced by the seriousness of the state's approach.
Oct 11, 2017

Money News Freelancers' Questions: How to file accounts for a dormant company?
Top tips for when you don’t want to pay an accountant 'just to enter a zero.'
Oct 10, 2017

Money News Paul Uppal appointed Small Business Commissioner
Former businessman with 20 years’ experience hired as the UK’s late payment tsar.
Oct 4, 2017

Money News Scale up digital tax account trials, HMRC urged
HMRC challenged not just to make tax digital, but 'do-able' too.
Oct 3, 2017

Money News Freelancers, do you need to tell HMRC by Thursday?
Only a few days left for self-employment’s newcomers, and others with changed income.
Oct 2, 2017

Money News 'Disincorporation relief shouldn't disappear from April'
Tax bodies say anti-limited company measures make DR more necessary, not less.
Sep 22, 2017

Money News Freelancers' adviser warns of 'very active' VAT man
'Moonlighters' and 'ghosts' appear to be behind a six-month spike in VAT enforcement.
Sep 21, 2017

Money News Don't fail to notice new tax notices, freelancers told
'New Simple Assessments are indeed simpler, but they don't come with an accuracy guarantee.'
Sep 19, 2017

Money News Use nest eggs to boost older business soloists, Hammond told
Chancellor called to let latecomers to self-employment access pension pots to start-up.
Sep 12, 2017

Money News HMRC using 'all means' to rake in VAT during probes
Half the extra tax taken when SMEs get investigated is from VAT non-compliance.
Aug 21, 2017

Money News HMRC 'wrongly issued fines to self-assessors, repeatedly'
A million individuals reportedly hounded by £100 penalties, over and over again.
Aug 15, 2017

Money News Freelancers log-on to get official VAT help
Three new online sessions by the taxman aim to demystify Value Added Tax.
Aug 7, 2017

Money News Micro-enterprise hungry for guidance, officials told
Fail to plan -- plan to fail, worry two tiny traders’ groups, on behalf of their members.
Aug 4, 2017

Money News Self-employed 'far behind' in retirement saving
And even half of those who aren't, don’t know how big their pension pot is -- survey.
Jul 28, 2017

Money News Freelancers, don't miss the summer tax deadline
July's key to getting self-assessing right, but there's three areas you typically get wrong.
Jul 27, 2017

Money News Freelancers still squeezed despite inflation drop
First fall in a while will do little to stem the tide of freelancers’ continuous cost complaints -- IPSE.
Jul 25, 2017

Money News Sheffield crowned 'outstanding invoice capital'
The South Yorkshire city is home to more late-paying clients than anywhere else.
Jul 19, 2017

Money News Don't penalise MTD's first latecomers, HMRC told
'Sole traders should get another go, not a fine, if their foray into digital accounts flops.'
Jul 7, 2017

Money News Call to give 'gig economy' workers the minimum wage
It's not for all freelancers, but the NMW would be ‘meaningful’ for platform workers -- report.
Jul 5, 2017

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