FreelanceUK News

Creative freelancers 'name and shame' rogue agencies

FreelanceUK readers invited to shop the rogues and salute the reputable. Jul 11, 2013 | Freelancing News

Creative industry told to be fairer to interns

Employers handed one less excuse to mistreat aspiring creative workers. Jul 9, 2013 | Freelancing News

Visual artists prepare for payback time

Creatives invited to claim their share of £4m in royalties from August 1st. Jul 4, 2013 | Freelancing News

Digital advertisers 'splash the most on Brits'

US playing catch-up when it comes to investing per head in online advertising. Jun 30, 2013 | Marketing/PR News

Freelancers' Questions: How to fix contract issue with MedComms client?

'An IR35 compliant contract doesn’t guarantee that the work isn’t caught by IR35.' Jun 27, 2013 | Freelancing News

Freelancers urged to act early on unpaid invoices

'Two to four weeks is too long to wait when money’s owed.' Jun 27, 2013 | Freelancing News

Freelancers consider entrepreneurial spirit key to success

New poll finds 80% of independent professionals consider entrepreneurialism essential Jun 26, 2013 | Freelancing News

FFR launches to protect freelance conflict reporters

The new voice for freelancers; created and run by freelancers. Jun 26, 2013 | Freelancing News

Government told to hike NI on the self-employed

Imposing higher NI rates on freelancers would give 'ordinary workers' an extra £110. Jun 12, 2013 | Freelancing News

Freelancers forego £92,000 in retirement funds

Why freelancers need to be the most proactive when it comes to building a nest egg. Jun 9, 2013 | Freelancing News

How a single receipt can save you tax

Expert aid for ‘on-business’ freelancers whose train fare comes out of their own wallet. May 29, 2013 | Money News

Business aid centre coming to a library near you

Expert advice on ‘going it alone’ is a step closer to becoming available UK-wide. May 27, 2013 | Freelancing News

When there's no penalty for an incorrect tax return

Reasonable care, not perfection, is required when freelancers settle up with HMRC.

May 23, 2013 | Freelancing News

We'll hire more freelancers online, say firms

The prospects of online freelancers for the rest of 2013 look brighter. May 23, 2013 | Freelancing News

How freelancers should speak when spoken to

Introducing yourself to maximise your moment of influence, by communication guru Kay White. May 19, 2013 | Freelancing News

'Closet freelancers' plan to ditch 9-to-5 jobs

Survey shows the lure of self-employment is too strong for most who try it. May 17, 2013 | Freelancing News

BBC's freelancers to sit 'exit interviews'

Freelancers will no longer finish their Beeb contract with a 'lack of feedback'. May 15, 2013 | Freelancing News

Age cap on start-up loans 'should be lifted'

Over-30s are next in line for a loan to get their business idea off the ground. May 14, 2013 | Freelancing News

H&S exemption for self-employed gets the all-clear

Queen confirms people who work for themselves will be free from health and safety rules. May 9, 2013 | Freelancing News

Creative industry set to expose its bullies

Freelancers due to back a UK-wide push to stamp out harassment in media workplaces. May 6, 2013 | Freelancing News

Innovators given 90-day promise on patents

Officials want your view of a 'superfast' patent processing service. Apr 30, 2013 | Freelancing News

Creative clusters 'can’t be started from scratch'

Ministers should take seven steps to turn creative clusters from an idea into a reality. Apr 28, 2013 | Freelancing News

Tax dispute service gives resolution to most applicants

Bulk of ADR cases result in full or partial resolution – sometimes because HMRC erred. Apr 26, 2013 | Freelancing News

Creative industry handed 10-point manifesto

Government told the UK’s creative economy is at risk and running out of time. Apr 25, 2013 | Freelancing News

HMRC helps freelancers stuck with paperwork

Self-employed get official help on what records to keep and for how long. Apr 23, 2013 | Freelancing News

Firms eek out a slight rise in marketing budgets

Upturn in marketing spend for 2013 augurs well, despite ongoing economic concerns. Apr 16, 2013 | Marketing/PR News

More firms turn to marketing and media temps

Freelancers exploiting the 'massive talent shortage' in media & marketing. Apr 10, 2013 | Freelancing News

Flat-rate state pension 'will benefit the self-employed'

Osborne was right to say the Single Tier Pension will help the self-employed – ClearSky.

Apr 9, 2013 | Money News

Self-employment quitters told to email the taxman

Freelancers who ditch self-employment can now notify HMRC by email. Apr 8, 2013 | Freelancing News

Film gang sentenced for £2.8m tax scam

Revenue stops crooks from exploiting creative industry’s showpiece tax relief scheme. Apr 7, 2013 | Freelancing News