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Culture secretary admits to not reading a newspaper

Jeremy Wright gives an audience of editors a splash he'll likely miss.

Nov 7, 2018 | Journalism News

Delay or not on IR35 reform, the damage will be done

Forget giveth and taketh away, with 'Ltd' freelancers, this chancellor is all taketh.

Nov 6, 2018 | IR35 News

Creatives' concern at Spring Statement reverting to a Budget

'Recognition of small suppliers is welcome, but reassurances might be vital.'

Nov 5, 2018 | Freelancing News

IR35 reform is Budget 2018's biggest revenue-raiser

Hammond’s IR35 haul to net more in a single year than any other measure in the entire Budget.

Nov 4, 2018 | IR35 News

Freelancers £52 better off, at most, under Budget 2018

Only top earners get a half-decent monthly rise in income, and that’s not until 2019/20.

Nov 1, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers’ Questions: Will my consultancies prove taxing from Italy?

Passports and rentals confuse a freelancer eying a bigger slice of life with his wife.

Nov 1, 2018 | Freelancing News

Autumn Budget 2018 likely to leave most freelancers cold

Or annoyed, as the self-employed seem to be part funding two of the chancellor’s giveaways.

Oct 30, 2018 | Freelancing News

Budget 2018: what freelancers can expect

Hammond raiding 'Ltd' freelancers looks likely, on top of the rash but realistic option of him reforming IR35.

Oct 28, 2018 | Freelancing News

Hammond urged to boost video games sector up a level

An important creative sector needs sustaining with an investment fund, chancellor told.

Oct 26, 2018 | Technology News

Budget 2018 hailed as Hammond’s 'make or break'

Now or never for a chancellor under the cosh, including from the 'demoralised self-employed.'

Oct 24, 2018 | Freelancing News

EU cities overrun in new co-working league table

Despite London’s dominance, much of Europe isn’t home to the top cities for collaborative work.

Oct 24, 2018 | Freelancing News

HMRC delays mandatory digital VAT filing for 'complex' cases

April's deadline gets put back for some to October, just days after minister’s ‘no delay’ claim.

Oct 22, 2018 | Money News

Creative media's pay-gap ‘at least half the size in temp jobs’

But the industry’s women are still 10% worse-off when doing the same work as men.

Oct 21, 2018 | Freelancing News

HMRC wants to issue third-party data notices without having to ask

Taxman’s push to bypass ‘important’ safeguards on materials he’d like is being resisted.

Oct 19, 2018 | Money News

Fall in inflation 'unlikely to ease freelancers' financial fears'

September's cheaper prices may have merely moderated freelancers' financial anxiety levels.

Oct 18, 2018 | Money News

Eamonn Holmes’ £2million IR35 case to hinge on Control

Alerts go out to a taxman who’s increasingly fighting with a barrister, but losing.

Oct 16, 2018 | IR35 News

No more delay on MTD, VAT-freelancers warned

Small business minister rules out a further hiatus for digital tax accounts.

Oct 15, 2018 | Money News

Freelancers’ Questions: Is a freelance job in Sri Lanka as simple as the ad says?

Deportation from a luxury apartment among the risks for a designer who took a punt.

Oct 14, 2018 | Freelancing News

Creative freelancers reassured over Brexit talent plan

Traveling to the EU for ‘temporary business activity’ is what we’re working on -- Wright.

Oct 11, 2018 | Freelancing News

Brexit could shelve IR35 reform at Budget 2018

UK-EU uncertainty may kick the IR35 reform can down the road to Spring Statement 2019.

Oct 10, 2018 | IR35 News

Why you should ditch the real-life office

We have entered a transcendent age where technology is at the forefront of everything we do. This has transformed multiple business processes, including the conventional office environment.

Oct 10, 2018 | Working from Home

Minister moves to end late payments for the self-employed

Package with a bold claim is welcomed, but biting late payers is still seen as the ultimate solution.

Oct 9, 2018 | Freelancing News

Eamonn Holmes says he’s an IR35 test case

The 'can’t get more freelance than me' TV presenter is 'next on the taxman’s chopping block.'

Oct 8, 2018 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: Do I have to return the client's overpayment?

Experts disappoint a freelancer eying rights and recourse over an extra fee that was never his.

Oct 7, 2018 | Money News

Third of freelancers suffer ‘disheartening’ skills decay

Being less of an expert just to land the job is a requirement for one in three self-employed.

Oct 4, 2018 | Freelancing News

Creative body brands immigration plans 'disappointing'

Freelancer-only visa call repeated, in light of all overseas creatives facing ‘non-preferential’ access.

Oct 3, 2018 | Freelancing News

Hammond’s silence on IR35 stokes reform fears at Budget 2018

The chancellor omitting IR35 to conference doesn’t mean he’ll omit it on Budget day.

Oct 2, 2018 | IR35 News

New freelancers have until Friday to register

Eight reasons why you’d need to register to self-assess (includes if you’re a new freelancer).

Oct 2, 2018 | Freelancing News

Budget 2018 announced for October 29th

Treasury disappoints those hoping for no IR35 reform, by scheduling an early Budget.

Sep 30, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers’ Questions: How to work out my Flat Rate VAT saving?

A holidaying accountant, plus an HMRC discount, adds up to confusion for one freelance company.

Sep 27, 2018 | Money News

                             

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