Freelancing News

One day left for new freelancers to register

The first of two important self-assessment deadlines is about to expire.

Oct 3, 2016 | Freelancing News

European Freelancers' Week: your invitation

Put on your own event; join someone else’s or be an ambassador or sponsor -- EFW.

Sep 28, 2016 | Freelancing News

Tax body amplifies MP's alert on digital accounts

'The EU vote isn’t an excuse to cut the time to consult on Making Tax Digital.'

Sep 26, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers fail to break long-hours culture

Anxiety and admin compel a third of the self-employed to exceed 48hrs a week.

Sep 25, 2016 | Freelancing News

Locals not celebs inspire us, say female traders

The rich and famous fail to dazzle women grafting in their own micro-business.

Sep 22, 2016 | Freelancing News

More people freelanced before Brexit vote

Referendum uncertainty failed to stop the ranks of the self-employed from rising.

Sep 21, 2016 | Freelancing News

MP echoes doubts over quarterly tax system

Fears the Revenue is rushing its plan for digital accounts are put to the chancellor.

Sep 20, 2016 | Freelancing News

When's good to ring the Revenue – revealed

How to cut your waiting time when phoning HMRC from 35 to under five minutes.

Sep 15, 2016 | Freelancing News

Extend R&D tax relief to sole traders, Hammond told

'One-man bands should be given the same breaks as corporates.'

Sep 14, 2016 | Freelancing News

Creatives from overseas vital, government told

Brexit vote makes pipeline of international creative talent 'more important.'

Sep 12, 2016 | Freelancing News

Date set for Autumn Statement 2016

IR35, and other policies you can feedback on, set for Hammond’s first ever AS.

Sep 11, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: What about freelancing for a new client's rival?

Legal aid for a loyalty-conscious creative, eyeing a second income source.

Sep 7, 2016 | Freelancing News

Go with your gut; plan or mentor, traders told

Three fail-safe tips to help you endure the 'tough reality' of going it alone.

Sep 5, 2016 | Freelancing News

London millennials primed to join the freelance ranks

Career for Life? Not us, say 18-to-34-year-olds.

Sep 1, 2016 | Freelancing News

'Funtrepreneurs' putting £165bn into economy

Passion = £23,000 profit for one in ten of us, and that's only the initial year of trading.

Aug 25, 2016 | Freelancing News

Editorial workers 'the most satisfied creatives'

Pay and progression can get creatives down, but it'll be news to content workers.

Aug 24, 2016 | Freelancing News

Digital tax plan lost on almost half of tiny traders

And even those who know about it say HMRC isn’t providing enough information.

Aug 22, 2016 | Freelancing News

Welsh divorcee dads who freelance crave escape

Young Londoners are the least likely creative freelancers to have the holiday blues.

Aug 21, 2016 | Freelancing News

Footloose freelancers holiday more, for longer

Self-employed making the most of choosing their own hours and place of work.

Aug 16, 2016 | Freelancing News

'£10k freelancers' let off quarterly tax reporting

HMRC offers exemptions and a deferral to ease concern about digital accounts.

Aug 16, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers 'to win quarterly tax reporting waiver'

Revenue retreats on its plan to mandate digital accounts for all self-employed.

Aug 14, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' body hands PM six-point Brexit plan

Reject unnecessary red tape and reform complex tax rules to make ‘Leave’ a success – IPSE.

Aug 11, 2016 | Freelancing News

Corbyn criticises freelance contractors

Labour leader picks on a freelance consultant to make a political point about the NHS.

Aug 10, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers to get official advice from HMRC

Taxman to take queries on registering, sole trading, expenses and record-keeping.

Aug 8, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Can I keep my details off business listings websites?

Privacy for a freelance company will come at a price, and even then it'll be only partial.

Aug 7, 2016 | Freelancing News

Five-fold growth in freelancer meet-ups

Freelancers and freelancing are the creative industry's biggest reason to meet.

Aug 3, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Can I freelance at night and still have a day job?

Tax expert on what to do when you have a 9-to-5, but want to freelance on the side.

Jul 28, 2016 | Freelancing News

Put gig workers on a par with freelancers – report

'Without action, droves of the UK workforce risk being in tax and legal limbo.'

Jul 27, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Should I stop work until my invoices are paid?

Debt expert has two instant ideas for a freelancer whose client never pays instantly.

Jul 25, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: When's the best time to quit for freelancing?

Freelancing expert helps a time-poor employee get his ducks in a row so he can 'go it alone.'

Jul 24, 2016 | Freelancing News