Freelancing News

Labour 'making the most freelancer-friendly sounds'

Jeremy Corbyn's party seems to have the edge in securing the self-employed's vote.

Jun 5, 2017 | Freelancing News

EU uncertainty to boost freelancers, for now

Moving out the EU (but not being out of it), looks like a shoo-in for online freelancers.

Jun 1, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Should a freelancer I hire invoice me or my client?

Get an upfront deposit -- unless you want a double-loss, says Safe Collections.

Jun 1, 2017 | Freelancing News

Self-employed get their own election campaign ads

IPSE says a golden egg-laying goose being strangled is akin to what the state is doing to the self-employed.

May 31, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Will changing to Flat Rate VAT set off HMRC?

The latest on what IR35 inspectors look for doesn’t extend to accounting tweaks.

May 29, 2017 | Freelancing News

Party manifestos 2017: what freelancers are promised

The big three's key pledges to freelancing and self-employment.

May 26, 2017 | Freelancing News

Pressured clients seek specific freelancer relief

End-users want freelancers' niches to help navigate through today's perfect storm.

May 24, 2017 | Freelancing News

Taylor review 'should recommend a tax probe'

Only a tax inspection of giggers can make the review comprehensive, charity says.

May 24, 2017 | Freelancing News

Conservative manifesto 2017: creative industry pledges

What Theresa May's party is promising you -- and the rest of creative Britain.

May 23, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Can Britons freelance on the side in Germany?

How a freelance web developer can add to his 9-to-5 overseas.

May 22, 2017 | Freelancing News

Lib Dem manifesto 2017: creative industry pledges

Five promises Tim Farron’s party is making to you -- and the rest of creative Britain.

May 18, 2017 | Freelancing News

Revealed: the creatives with designs on having their own firm

Limited progression prompting brand and digital-types to want their own creation.

May 18, 2017 | Freelancing News

Labour 2017 manifesto: creative industry pledges

A dozen ways Jeremy Corbyn wants to keep our creative sectors 'world class.'

May 17, 2017 | Freelancing News

Gig economy workers 'in line for new rights'

People engaged as self-employed for casual work set to be wooed by the Tories.

May 15, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Does granting copyright have to be retrospective?

Legal aid for a freelancer feeling stung by his client’s Facebook game request.

May 15, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' confidence sinks to near-record low

Brexit and government policy sapping the self-employed to a 'concerning' level.

May 11, 2017 | Freelancing News

Company directors want self-employed NI to rise

A supporter of enterprise calls for a tax hike on people in business on their own.

May 11, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creative job applicants can keep minor convictions to themselves

Court ruling lets work-seekers with misdemeanours in the past, stay in the past.

May 9, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Self-employed' label used to deny paid holiday

Defining self-employment is how to stop the rogues from not offering paid rests -- Citizens Advice.

May 9, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Should I accept emails as being my contract?

The legal lowdown for an ex-creative, re-engaged via his inbox as a freelancer.

May 7, 2017 | Freelancing News

Hermes off to court over drivers' self-employed status

Courier giant accused of labelling drivers as freelancers to deny them of rights.

May 4, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: How to fill in my first corporation tax return?

Pitfalls and pointers for a brave new ‘Ltd’ freelancer, trying to tot up tax alone.

May 4, 2017 | Freelancing News

MPs accuse 'gig economy' giants of exploitation

Business body sticks up for self-employment amid claims it is used to deny rights.

May 3, 2017 | Freelancing News

Tories and Labour vow to freeze VAT

But talk of 'working families' and a vow to hike company tax will unsettle micro-business.

May 1, 2017 | Freelancing News

National freelancers' support centre called for

Independent creatives need a non-London base when at the risky stage, says CIF.

Apr 27, 2017 | Freelancing News

Government shelves Making Tax Digital

But whether the online quarterly accounts will return or be retired is unclear.

Apr 26, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Should I set up a limited company instead?

Expert helps a freelancer with designs on incorporating her graphics business.

Apr 26, 2017 | Freelancing News

We're down -- but not out in 2018, say micro-firms

Tiny traders overwhelmingly plan to keep at it, despite economic worries.

Apr 24, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: What if I’m terminated as TUPE doesn’t cover me?

'Difficult' choice for a long-serving agency temp, faced with the bench or a tribunal.

Apr 19, 2017 | Freelancing News

Taylor 'wants to define self-employment in law'

Modern work review chief sounds receptive to calls to set self-employment in stone.

Apr 17, 2017 | Freelancing News

                             

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