FreelanceUK News

Use nest eggs to boost older business soloists, Hammond told

Chancellor called to let latecomers to self-employment access pension pots to start-up. Sep 11, 2017 | Money News

Freelancers' Questions: Must I alter my LinkedIn profile as the recruiter says?

'Your agent shouldn't be listed as your employer, if you're a freelance company.' Sep 10, 2017 | Freelancing News

Lack of security 'is self-employment's downside'

The Autumn Budget would be welcome if it made us more secure, freelancers suggest. Sep 7, 2017 | Freelancing News

Unpaid work 'the norm,' freelance creatives admit

A higher profile is about the only reward that two-thirds of creatives recently freelanced for. Sep 6, 2017 | Freelancing News

Why private sector IR35 reform isn't inevitable

Bedding in, not rolling out, is what HMRC's latest IR35 language speaks to. Sep 5, 2017 | IR35 News

Private sector IR35 reform: waiting for the other shoe to drop

Only a matter of time until the off-payroll rules are rolled out to cover all freelance companies. Sep 4, 2017 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: Is my anti-authors' rights contract retrospective?

Legal aid for when your possibly backdated contract cancels your right to be credited. Sep 3, 2017 | Freelancing News

Hammond puts feelers out for Autumn Budget 2017

Chancellor tipped to tour the north, just as taxpayers tell the Treasury what he should do. Aug 31, 2017 | Freelancing News

Marketing & PR openings 'leading in London'

Softness in advertising will be hard for job-seekers in its bedfellow industry to believe. Aug 30, 2017 | Marketing/PR News

Freelancers show faith in work-life balance

Separating the personal from professional is where freelancers are most assured. Aug 30, 2017 | Freelancing News

Taylor Review cost taxpayers £74,000

Taxpayer-funded employment probe paid one employer about £50,000. Aug 28, 2017 | Freelancing News

Cash not king for self-employed, study suggests

Sheffield freelancers don’t make typical take-home pay, but they’re the most fulfilled. Aug 24, 2017 | Freelancing News

Sole trader triumphs after being denied tax credit

'Get real,' blasts a judge, declaring Dragons' Den-style business plans as unnecessary. Aug 23, 2017 | Freelancing News

Universities not much support, say freelance creatives

Three-quarters of creative freelancers say the help stopped once they graduated. Aug 22, 2017 | Freelancing News

Southampton ranked self-employed's top city

Hampshire's biggest city hosts the best conditions for freelancing -- poll. Aug 22, 2017 | Freelancing News

HMRC using 'all means' to rake in VAT during probes

Half the extra tax taken when SMEs get investigated is from VAT non-compliance. Aug 21, 2017 | Money News

Creatives reveal why they work as freelancers

Specialisation, viability and control are creative freelancers’ main drivers. Aug 17, 2017 | Freelancing News

Consultant admits IR35 legal challenge now unlikely

Campaigner concedes that the courts might not be how IR35 gets changed. Aug 16, 2017 | IR35 News

Allowable expenses list for freelancers published

Eight areas of costs given the all-clear as being claimable as allowable expenses. Aug 16, 2017 | Freelancing News

HMRC 'wrongly issued fines to self-assessors, repeatedly'

A million individuals reportedly hounded by £100 penalties, over and over again. Aug 14, 2017 | Money News

Small traders get their own forum for tax talk

And help on other issues the self-employed need ‘quick and easy’ answers on. Aug 13, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers handed official IP-Brexit guide

Reassurance (of sorts) issued to those whose designs or creations are protected. Aug 10, 2017 | Freelancing News

Costs of freelancing to soar, freelancers warn

Almost all freelancers foresee their input costs increasing, threatening profit margins. Aug 10, 2017 | Freelancing News

Why creative freelancers get hired – top five reasons

Clients confess what they see in self-employed creatives. Aug 8, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers log-on to get official VAT help

Three new online sessions by the taxman aim to demystify Value Added Tax. Aug 7, 2017 | Money News

Probe into EU workers' impact on UK welcomed

Staff body backs a look at how the EU’s self-employed people affect Britain's labour market. Aug 6, 2017 | Freelancing News

Micro-enterprise hungry for guidance, officials told

Fail to plan -- plan to fail, worry two tiny traders’ groups, on behalf of their members. Aug 3, 2017 | Money News

Offline marketing techniques for freelancers

Selling your brand -- you -- is much easier with these tried and tested strategies. Aug 3, 2017 | Marketing/PR News

Freelancers' Questions: How to handle SEO client's bad practices?

Three acceptable ways forward for a new freelancer whose work 'wasn’t acceptable.' Aug 1, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creative industry recruiter pinpoints top trends

Four things that freelance creatives might find 'crucial' in the rest of 2017. Jul 31, 2017 | Freelancing News