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

Stride criticised for self-employed NICs answer

Treasury minister says modernising Class 2, not axing it as promised, shows government support.

Sep 26, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Can my pay be withheld if I stole from the client?

Expert says theft shouldn’t be grounds to have payment refused for services rendered.

Sep 25, 2018 | Freelancing News

Huge freelancers’ party issues final invitations (to you)

Self-employed urged to register now to put on a freelance-friendly deal or event.

Sep 24, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers get anti-misery tips

Four steps to help beat the blues if you’re in a team of one.

Sep 24, 2018 | Freelancing News

Registering as self-employed: the basics

HMRC expects that every newly self-employed person will do their duty.

Sep 23, 2018 | Freelancing News

Solo freelancing 'makes one in five suicidal'

Run a business singlehandedly? Work on your own? ‘You’re not alone.’

Sep 16, 2018 | Freelancing News

Creative freelancers to get clued up on finance, IP

Experts will offer practical advice on what matters most to solo creatives.

Sep 13, 2018 | Freelancing News

Government breaks promise to axe Class 2 NICs

A backtracking on a vow to simplify self-employed NI is condemned -- with a caveat.

Sep 12, 2018 | Freelancing News

Why is Manchester the best city for freelancers?

The article shows why Manchester is the best city in the UK for freelancers. Freelancers often struggle with networking and finding people in the relevant field, Manchester offers co-working spaces and a real community for the self-employed. 

Sep 7, 2018 | Freelancing News

The nine most annoying phrases in your inbox

A passive-aggressive query tops the table of irritating things people say on email.

Aug 30, 2018 | Freelancing News

Plan now for 'no-deal Brexit', creatives urged

A creative trade body recommends you take action today, should a UK-EU agreement not get struck.

Aug 28, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelance body develops training proposal into ‘bold’ skills strategy

A plan to strengthen the self-employed’s abilities has been beefed up seven-fold.

Aug 21, 2018 | Freelancing News

Tax officer caught 'letting rip' at businesswoman

A foul-mouthed Revenue staffer is recorded swearing at a ‘gobsmacked’ caller.

Aug 21, 2018 | Freelancing News

Search starts for best self-employed traders

Digital, micro and young businesses are called to compete in a national contest.

Aug 16, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers defy the odds with their brightest outlook since 2015

The UK’s ‘resilient, determined problem-solvers’ shrug of Brexit and IR35 reform.

Aug 15, 2018 | Freelancing News

Slight slip in self-employment ‘not cause for concern’

But ‘pressures and threats’ facing freelancers will drag economic performance, warns IPSE.

Aug 14, 2018 | Freelancing News

FreelanceUK readers, your final call to action

The biggest threat to your livelihood? Probably. You’ve just a few hours to fight it.

Aug 9, 2018 | Freelancing News

More SMEs are Remainers than pre-Brexit vote

The type of firms freelancers supply have grown more resolute that ‘Leave’ was lamentable -- poll.

Aug 8, 2018 | Freelancing News

Creative freelancers, are your digital skills 'future-proof'?

Revealed: which skills will be hot by 2030, and which look 'most likely to disappear.'

Aug 7, 2018 | Freelancing News

Five freelancer-friendly online marketplaces to try

Buying and selling, or just browsing? Either way, here’s a platform for your penchant or product.

Aug 6, 2018 | Freelancing News

Government told how to make freelance work 'good'

Three if not four proposals are enough to support the self-employed, says IPSE.

Aug 3, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers strive to be experts, not entrepreneurs – report

The views of empire-builders among freelancers? Possibly. Their goals? Not so much, finds IPSE.

Aug 1, 2018 | Freelancing News

Creative industries 'amplify success of DCMS sectors'

Minister trumpets the success of Music, but such traditional sectors are struggling the most.

Jul 31, 2018 | Freelancing News

Gig worker proposal ‘alarmingly similar to IR35 reforms’

Freelance work sector warns the OTS that its PAYE plan has 'unintended consequences.'

Jul 25, 2018 | Freelancing News

Deliveroo boss calls for new charter for self-employed

Let 'gig economy' giants grant benefits in isolation to status, government urged.

Jul 25, 2018 | Freelancing News

Manchester tops table of promptest-paying cities

Almost nine in 10 freelancers get paid on time in the Capital of the North.

Jul 22, 2018 | Freelancing News

Draw up temps' Brexit-immigration policy, ministers urged

The REC slams a ‘lack of clarity’ for the likes of freelancers from 2021.

Jul 19, 2018 | Freelancing News

Brexit White Paper 'lacks conviction for the creative industries'

Ministers told that creatives need them to more than just 'step in the right direction.'

Jul 16, 2018 | Freelancing News

The case of the plumber, the tool and a fix for IR35 mayhem

A status lawyer sums up recent implications for freelancers, and says how HMRC can be silenced.

Jul 12, 2018 | Freelancing News

                             

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