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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

New coding video puts digital skills gap in focus

Makers of a free film on mobile development hope to be a hit with the jobless. Sep 27, 2016 | Technology 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

Designers unveil blueprint for post-Brexit Britain

Five fundamentals if the UK design industry is to thrive without EU membership. Sep 18, 2016 | Design News

Creatives from overseas vital, government told

Brexit vote makes pipeline of international creative talent 'more important.' Sep 12, 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

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

'£10k freelancers' let off quarterly tax reporting

HMRC offers exemptions and a deferral to ease concern about digital accounts. Aug 16, 2016 | Freelancing News

Small traders promised better banking

Freelancers' concerns seem to have been listened to (and acted on) by a banking probe. Aug 10, 2016 | Money 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

Government approves IR35 changes from April

Treasury lets on that Budget 2016's rewrite of IR35 in the public sector is going ahead. Aug 4, 2016 | IR35 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

Freelancers' Questions: Should I accept a non-compete clause?

Time and territory top the agenda if your client wants to restrict you from rivals.
Jul 19, 2016 | Freelancing News

Uber to insist drivers are self-employed 'partners'

Control may be the driving force in the ride-hailing app’s first UK courtroom. Jul 18, 2016 | Freelancing News

Private sector quizzed on public sector IR35 plan

Testing the water? Taxman asks companies about his IR35 proposals for organisations. Jul 13, 2016 | IR35 News

Creative industry Brexit plan features freelancers

Five-year growth strategy gives a few key roles to freelance creatives. Jul 12, 2016 | Freelancing News

Men more likely to go bankrupt over a business

Former sole traders entering bankruptcy aren't typically female. Jul 10, 2016 | Freelancing News

Government reassures creatives in wake of Brexit

Impact on the creative industry of the 'Leave' vote is being probed. Jul 7, 2016 | Freelancing News

The tax refunds freelancers won’t like

Checking why the Revenue’s repaying you is worth doing before you start to celebrate. Jul 6, 2016 | Money News

Freelancers' Questions: Why do clients prefer me sole trading?

Expert lists the 'pros' of being self-employed, but cites more 'cons' than being a limited company. Jul 5, 2016 | Freelancing News

EU VAT group reassures e-freelancers on Brexit vote

Digital suppliers told to refrain from guesswork about MOSS, as officials 'simply don’t know.' Jul 4, 2016 | Money News

Freelancers' accountant waiting on Autumn Statement 2016

All eyes on any new chancellor to see if Brexit vote really is 'another hit on the self-employed.' Jul 3, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Who owes EU VAT; me or the e-marketplace?

Background tips for a creative needing a lawyer to get to the front of his situation. Jun 30, 2016 | Freelancing News

Creatives forge ahead with unity despite Brexit

All sides (government included) told to team up to protect the creative economy. Jun 28, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: How to freelance from the UK for an Italian firm?

Set up tips for a soon-to-be sole trader eyeing Britain as his new freelancing base.

Jun 28, 2016 | Freelancing News