Six questions to ask your potential accountant
Freelancers have half a dozen considerations when enlisting a numbers expert.
Nov 18, 2016
Freelancers' Questions: Do I have to use their invoice template?
Law firm cautions against imposing a fee for the extra time a client invoice template takes.
Nov 10, 2016
'Align digital tax plan waiver with VAT threshold'
Make more traders exempt from quarterly tax e-updates, and delay them, HMRC told.
Nov 8, 2016
Six questions that stop your invoice getting paid
What clients and HR will bug you about if your invoice leaves room for doubt.
Oct 27, 2016
Have your final say on late payment tsar
Last chance to give your view on what the Small Business Commissioner should do.
Oct 24, 2016
Freelancers' Questions: How to avoid UK tax on my foreign income?
Remittance or Arising? That is the question troubling a new arrival set to self-assess.
Oct 10, 2016
Freelancers' Questions: Can I correct my VAT mistake?
What to do when you leave £12,000 in VAT off your invoice.
Oct 5, 2016
Install late payment tsar before 2017, ministers told
Now's the time for the Small Business Commissioner, says IPSE, not next year.
Oct 3, 2016
Lifetime ISA changed to help first-time buyers
Government's 25% top-up can go towards a house deposit, Treasury confirms.
Sep 20, 2016
Freelancers get respite from unchanged inflation
Costs steadying will relieve the two-thirds ‘seriously worried’ about their bottom line.
Sep 14, 2016
Missing cheques cost smaller traders £550m
Forgetting to pay in what's already been paid incurs firms a £740 weekly charge.
Sep 9, 2016
Cheques 'look set for the history books'
For the first time, the traditional way to pay is now the least used.
Sep 5, 2016
Freelancers' Questions: Can I turn local currency into more pounds?
Exchange tips for when you account in pounds yet invoice in everything but.
Sep 1, 2016
Micro-businesses no longer relying on banks
Study suggests starting a tiny venture doesn't have to break the bank.
Aug 31, 2016
Fighting HMRC pays off 'more than half the time'
Almost 60% of decisions get altered or annulled when taxpayers challenge.
Aug 30, 2016
Lack of details may delay LISA launch
An information shortage seems to make April 6th a tall order for the start of LISAs.
Aug 24, 2016
Alert over freelancers' costs increasing
Prices hike for one-person businesses amid 'uncertainty and change.'
Aug 18, 2016
Small traders promised better banking
Freelancers' concerns seem to have been listened to (and acted on) by a banking probe.
Aug 10, 2016
Plan to stem online VAT loss 'needs a rethink'
Smaller online businesses could be unfairly caught in the taxman’s evasion net.
Jul 27, 2016
Guidance on when to VAT-register updated
The official account on whether you should register for VAT is refreshed.
Jul 12, 2016