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

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

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

Romance of freelancing 'lessens with age'

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

May 30, 2018 | Freelancing 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 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

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

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

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

Freelancers’ Questions: What if an Upwork freelancer we paid didn’t do the work?

How an out-of-pocket overseas client can tackle an errant online freelancer.

May 2, 2018 | Freelancing News

Why the sub-contractor prompt pay plan doesn’t go far enough

A new Carillion-inspired package is good, but it could do better for freelancers’ cashflow.

Apr 29, 2018 | Freelancing News

Clients who mix staff with freelancers get top tips

As blended teams climb to 93%, an agency reveals how to make the marriage work.

Apr 27, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers’ Questions: Does GDPR require freelancers to register?

What freelancers who keep a log of their clients need to do before a month today.

Apr 25, 2018 | Freelancing News

‘Share the tax side of your training experience’

Creative body wants to hear from freelancers whose skills development was (or wasn’t) taxing.

Apr 24, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers warned against new tax year tactics

Deferring income is among the strategies, and slips-ups, to avoid.

Apr 15, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers write-off IR35 reform as ‘unmanageable’

Regardless of what clients put in place, changing IR35 is a non-starter for most freelance company owners.

Apr 12, 2018 | Freelancing News

Unfair freelancer payment terms to cost state suppliers

Officials threaten outsourcers over their treatment of self-employed subcontractors.   

Apr 12, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelance groups unveil 10-point manifesto

The government is ready to listen, so the self-employed’s supporters are filling its ear. 

Apr 11, 2018 | Freelancing News

IR35 campaigner bows out, to fight on in private

Freelancer relinquishes his public role against IR35, citing a lack of commitment.

Apr 10, 2018 | Freelancing News

‘Freedom to innovate’ gives freelancers a buzz

Study finds the happiness which the self-employed feel can’t be emulated by staff.

Apr 9, 2018 | Freelancing News

HMRC ‘learning the lessons’ of reforming IR35

Taxman hints he’s using his experience in the public sector to change IR35 in the private sector.

Apr 6, 2018 | Freelancing News

Self-employed alerted to new NIC rates for 2018/19

Changes to how much freelancers will pay in Class 2 and Class 4 are imminent.

Apr 5, 2018 | Freelancing News

Ministers fund creative sector deal with £150m

Creatives and officials sound less than unified about what their new partnership signifies.

Apr 4, 2018 | Freelancing News

Budget 2018 'backed into December by Brexit forecast'

A squeeze on the Budget looms, as it’s set to coincide with costing our exit from the EU.

Apr 3, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers’ Questions: Should I leave a short contract off my CV?

Knowing what to leave off your CV is as important as knowing what to put on.

Mar 29, 2018 | Freelancing News

                             

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