FreelanceUK News

Alert over 'very confusing' October tax deadline

Guidance, examples and a calculator called for to cut through complexity. Oct 22, 2017 | Money News

A freelancer's guide to expenses

Expert guidance on the most common costs that self-employed people can offset.

Oct 20, 2017 | Freelancing News

New scam impersonates VAT form to deliver malware

Crooks exploit HMRC's fault-finding reputation, to get you clicking on an illusion. Oct 19, 2017 | Technology News

Commuting freelancers hit by inflation's five-year high

Road, rail and food costs help push inflation to its highest level since early 2012. Oct 18, 2017 | Money News

Freelance company actor faces £150,000 tax bill

BBC Hustle star says he's the victim of a cash grab -- over his employment status. Oct 18, 2017 | IR35 News

Hammond wants a 'bold' Autumn Budget 2017

Chancellor tipped to go big on November 22nd, making IR35 reform a firmer prospect. Oct 16, 2017 | Freelancing News

Design District London's blueprints unveiled

The capital's first purpose-built hub for creatives moves a step closer. Oct 15, 2017 | Design News

'Uppal should take on tax too, not just late payers'

A true champion of small businesses would tackle IR35 and the dividend tax, says Qdos. Oct 12, 2017 | Freelancing News

Taylor calls to look at self-employed taxation

Well-timed suggestion to rethink tax for independent workers wins IPSE's approval. Oct 11, 2017 | Freelancing News

Late payment tsar has his work cut out – poll

Traders unaware of the SBC, and unconvinced by the seriousness of the state's approach. Oct 10, 2017 | Money News

Freelancers' Questions: How to file accounts for a dormant company?

Top tips for when you don’t want to pay an accountant 'just to enter a zero.' Oct 10, 2017 | Money News

May criticised for recycled Brexit pledges

Creative industry body regrets there being nothing new to reassure the talent-concerned. Oct 9, 2017 | Freelancing News

Bosses cheer Hammond for vindicating profit-makers

But a shortage of red meat is making company directors hungry for more, says the IoD. Oct 5, 2017 | Freelancing News

Self-employed reveal their weekly hours

Slightly fewer pulling 64-hour weeks, and twice as many doing self-employment 'light.' Oct 4, 2017 | Freelancing News

Paul Uppal appointed Small Business Commissioner

Former businessman with 20 years’ experience hired as the UK’s late payment tsar. Oct 3, 2017 | Money News

Scale up digital tax account trials, HMRC urged

HMRC challenged not just to make tax digital, but 'do-able' too. Oct 2, 2017 | Money News

Freelancers, do you need to tell HMRC by Thursday?

Only a few days left for self-employment’s newcomers, and others with changed income. Oct 2, 2017 | Money News

Freelance body calls for tax-deductable training

IPSE tells Labour’s leader what his ‘national education service’ speech should have included. Sep 28, 2017 | Freelancing News

Lib Dems call for new employment status tests

'Define self-employment, set new legal tests and introduce dependent contractor status.' Sep 27, 2017 | Freelancing News

Happy freelancing isn't working in silos – survey

'Connect us to your workplace so we can choose to be there, or not.' Sep 26, 2017 | Freelancing News

Don't extend off-payroll rules, Hammond urged

Chancellor warned off private sector IR35 reform, as it'll leave HMRC short-changed. Sep 25, 2017 | IR35 News

Hull crowned UK's most enterprising place

The City of Culture wins an award for its start-up business acumen. Sep 24, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Disincorporation relief shouldn't disappear from April'

Tax bodies say anti-limited company measures make DR more necessary, not less. Sep 21, 2017 | Money News

Freelancers' adviser warns of 'very active' VAT man

'Moonlighters' and 'ghosts' appear to be behind a six-month spike in VAT enforcement. Sep 21, 2017 | Money News

Freelancers 'take six fewer holiday days than staff'

But smiles from most self-employed suggest their work-life balance makes up for it. Sep 19, 2017 | Freelancing News

Don't fail to notice new tax notices, freelancers told

'New Simple Assessments are indeed simpler, but they don't come with an accuracy guarantee.' Sep 19, 2017 | Money News

Hammond sets date for Autumn Budget 2017

Less than 70 days to go to see if private sector IR35 reform is real, proposed or incoming. Sep 17, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: How best to receive payment from the US?

'Some sort of fee isn't easy to avoid, but it's hard to put a price on the value of clarity.' Sep 14, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Gig economy' workers alerted to tax deadline

Informal, modern nature of work doesn’t take it out of the traditional tax system, says LITRG. Sep 13, 2017 | Freelancing News

Hammond let off over 'Dostoevsky-esque' Finance Bill

Second longest act of its kind isn't actually the chancellor's fault, says the CIOT. Sep 12, 2017 | Freelancing News