FreelanceUK News

Pimlico plumber wins claim he wasn't self-employed

Firms warned they face a ‘tsunami of claims’ from ex-freelancers demanding cash.

Jun 14, 2018 | Freelancing News

Most small firms want a second EU referendum

Like freelancers, tiny enterprises are unmoved by Brexit, but they'd still like another say.

Jun 12, 2018 | Freelancing News

BBC 'paid Ltd workers £4million more during internal crackdown'

Far from moving away from them, the BBC’s payments to PSC presenters are up 25%.

Jun 12, 2018 | IR35 News

Lowering the VAT threshold 'would deter self-employed'

The ceiling for when VAT applies should be higher than today's £85,000, says IPSE.

Jun 10, 2018 | Money News

Freelancers warned over £1,000 allowances

Be ‘very careful’ not to spark an HMRC investigation, dual income taxpayers told.

Jun 7, 2018 | Money News

Freelancers' Questions: Will freelancing in the EU require a Blue Card?

‘Three-month stints in 2019 or 2020 at clients in the EU still can’t be planned for.’

Jun 6, 2018 | Freelancing News

Digital age refreshes now-in-force data laws

Freelancers now have an enhanced version of what a business duo went to court about.

Jun 5, 2018 | Technology News

Four million ignored calls to HMRC 'to increase if IR35 changes'

IPSE: Taxman’s responsiveness will worsen should status decisions be made more difficult.

Jun 5, 2018 | IR35 News

Six in ten self-employed 'unmoved by Brexit'

Most freelancers are unfazed about leaving the EU, but other worries loom large.

 

Jun 3, 2018 | Freelancing News

A Freelancer's Guide to Recovering Late Invoices

One of the biggest problems for any freelancer is when clients don’t pay their invoices. It’s likely you’ve already invested time and sometimes money into the project. You may have even turned down other opportunities.

Jun 1, 2018 | Working from Home

Where HMRC's new IR35 consultation is less than honest

Five areas of the private sector IR35 reform proposal fail the (whole) truth test.

May 31, 2018 | IR35 News

Romance of freelancing 'lessens with age'

Survey finds the older your freelance business, the more you miss the workplace.

May 30, 2018 | Freelancing News

More IR35 reform? HMRC's own research puts the case in tatters

Delays, increased costs and bigger workloads. And that’s the government’s own findings.

May 30, 2018 | IR35 News

Four in ten freelancers feeling the strain

Stress is sapping almost half the self-employed, partly thanks to intrusive clients.

May 29, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelance body welcomes inflation falling, again

Pay and prices both heading in the right direction for the self-employed, says IPSE.

May 24, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Can I get paid into a bank account in my home country?

‘More straightforward if the client pays in the country they’re in, and you’re from.’

May 23, 2018 | Money News

Freelancers to speak out on all things status

Your views sought on being a limited company freelancer amid the BBC/NHS/IR35 debacle.

May 23, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers invited to pilot money-making course

How to unlock premiums and A-list clients -- to be shared by a freelancer whose achieved both.

May 22, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers handed private sector IR35 reform consultation

Overview on the new IR35 consultation -- why it's here and what it says.

May 21, 2018 | IR35 News

Most freelance hopefuls blame it on their boss

The aspiring self-employed are being driven by ditching who they want to become.

May 18, 2018 | Freelancing News

Sole traders await end of ‘prejudicial’ childcare scheme

Freelancers finally to benefit from government help on cutting childcare costs.

May 16, 2018 | Freelancing News

Taxman’s debt collector spend surges by 500%

Steep rise in HMRC’s use of its potentially ‘unfair, uncontrolled, gloves-off’ agents.

May 15, 2018 | Money News

MPs make Universal Credit ‘freelancer-friendly’

A ‘creaking system’ penalising the self-employed is being re-jigged to be ‘pro-business.’

May 14, 2018 | Money News

Half of traders say mobile reception is still poor

‘Can you hear me now?’ Business folk come forward to avoid network not-spots.

 

 

 

May 14, 2018 | Technology News

BBC host in IR35 battle ‘forced to use a limited company’

A £900k IR35 case hears that news presenters had little choice but to be 'Ltd.'

May 10, 2018 | IR35 News

Call to extend tax-free training to freelancers

'Giving sole traders tax breaks on new skills will boost their undereducated, youngest ranks.'

May 9, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers’ Questions: Should I copy the wording in their job ad?

‘Au natural,’ rather than the sincerest form of flattery, is best for freelancer applications.

May 8, 2018 | Freelancing News

Digital tax accounts delayed – for individuals

Brexit puts the full rollout of HMRC’s digital revolution on ‘pause.’

May 7, 2018 | Money News

Scammers impersonate HMRC investigation staff

People likely to be panicked into paying the taxman are being targeted by crooks.

May 3, 2018 | Freelancing News

Creatives dominate Freelancer of the Year shortlists

The creative industry is already the winner of a national search for freelance talent.

May 2, 2018 | Freelancing News

                             

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