FreelanceUK News

Free courses on digital business go live

Digital Academy launches with the backing of industry, academics and the PM. Nov 21, 2014 | Freelancing News

Freelancers’ training needs 'aren’t being met'

Government told to stop disincentivising the up-skilling of self-employed people. Nov 19, 2014 | Freelancing News

Why freelancers should sort Self-Assessment now

The benefits to sole traders are six-fold if they don’t delay and file today. Nov 18, 2014 | Freelancing News

Freelancers’ Questions: Can I change my tax return after filing it?

Expert helps a freelancer uncomfortable about what he's submitted to HMRC.

Nov 5, 2014 | Freelancing News

Copyright reforms cast creatives as the winners

Millions of old creative works to be unveiled, just as new rules to suit businesses better are bedding down. Nov 3, 2014 | Design News

'Freelancers still won't be free from late payers'

IPSE welcomes the Prompt Payment Advisory Board, but says it still isn't enough. Oct 29, 2014 | Freelancing News

MP tries to shift the late payment onus off freelancers

Labour's Tony Perkins wants late payers to confess and pay interest, or be fined. Oct 20, 2014 | Freelancing News

Freelancers must wait a little longer for the IR35 Review

The future of IR35 is unlikely to be signed off next month, as HMRC had hoped. Oct 19, 2014 | IR35 News

A creative freelancer's guide to free SEO

Six top tips to help get your freelance website to the top of Google search rankings. Oct 15, 2014 | Freelancing News

HMRC manages expectations ahead of IR35 Review

IR35 Forum told that what gets recommended doesn't necessarily get implemented. Oct 14, 2014 | IR35 News

Most freelancers optimistic about their prospects

Their sectors are still seen as struggling but freelancers, in the main, fancy their own chances. Oct 13, 2014 | Freelancing News

Bulgaria snaps up UK freelancers’ services

The stock of freelancers e-supplying Eastern Europe has surged almost six-fold in the last 12 months. Oct 12, 2014 | Freelancing News

Photographers finalise their best garden shots

Camera-owners of all skill levels urged not to let the autumn pass by uncaptured. Oct 7, 2014 | Photography News

Outsourcing nations turn hot for UK freelancers

India, China and Japan snap up online Brits for short-term, specialist projects. Oct 5, 2014 | Freelancing News

Creatives to get 'Next Gen' Skills Academy

VFX artists, games designers and animators promised a boost worth at least £6m. Sep 28, 2014 | Freelancing News

Minister cuts red tape for home businesses

The state' Home Business Initiative is 'much-needed recognition' of 2.9m traders. Sep 16, 2014 | Freelancing News

Thirty traders reveal all about Business Record Checks

Small but mature services businesses put their barriers up when a HMRC inspector calls. Sep 14, 2014 | Freelancing News

How freelancers can stay on the right side of the taxman

Five top tips to help you and your freelance business avoid HMRC’s wrath. Sep 11, 2014 | Freelancing News

eBay trader jailed for hiding self-employed income

Taxman catches up with a money launderer and his £1.4million in turnover. Sep 10, 2014 | Freelancing News

Ofcom to test broadband providers' treatment of small traders

Communications watchdog prowls the SME market, mulling whether to regulate. Sep 9, 2014 | Technology News

Visual creatives can claim their share of £4m in royalties

Final month to claim for work that was published last year in the UK. Sep 5, 2014 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Do sole traders get Maternity Allowance?

Tax expert helps a soon-to-be freelancing mum, wondering what she’s due. Aug 28, 2014 | Freelancing News

Government enterprise boss backs 15 for 15

Female business ambassador welcomes a showcasing of the self-employed. Aug 26, 2014 | Freelancing News

Freelancers’ Questions: Will the client qualify for video game tax credit?

Expert tells a freelancer the hoops video games firms must jump through to get tax relief. Aug 18, 2014 | Freelancing News

UK hailed as 'self-employment capital' of Western Europe

Sole traders, shop-keepers and job-seekers help Britain overtake its nearest rivals. Aug 14, 2014 | Freelancing News

JK Rowling's rival credits creative writing course

Debut author puts her success story down to three months’ training, two hours a week. Aug 8, 2014 | Freelancing News

Companies House to set its digital data free

Doing due diligence on a potential client will soon be a lot easier for freelancers. Aug 6, 2014 | Freelancing News

VAT-registered traders check if they can file offline

Telephone and paper VAT filing on offer to taxpayers who meet certain criteria. Aug 5, 2014 | Freelancing News

'Control' in false self-employment is clarified

A 'useful indicator' of passing, or failing, the April legislation's control test emerges. Aug 3, 2014 | Freelancing News

Bursaries on offer to under-represented creatives

Training fees cut down for the very people who the creative sectors need to step up. Jul 30, 2014 | Freelancing News