FreelanceUK News

'Rogue traders' raising your risk of VAT investigation

Hardcore of tax dodgers blamed for genuine oversights triggering HMRC inspections. Mar 6, 2016 | Money News

Freelancers' Questions: How to freelance abroad from overseas?

Expert helps a creative expat in a tangle over residency, immigration and tax. Mar 3, 2016 | Freelancing News

Call to let self-employed NIC changes bed in

Government told to put a pause on reforms to national insurance for freelancers.

Mar 2, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: What if my contract's silent on expenses?

Nothing agreed beforehand (orally or otherwise) means nothing's due.

Feb 25, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers get their own training academy

Online skills hub opens with a freelance-friendly focus. Feb 24, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Is not using consecutive invoice numbers risky?

Expert aid for a creative freelancer stumped by her client's invoicing request. Feb 23, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Is sole trading the way to go post-April?

Debt transfer is a problem twice over for one would-be freelancer.
Feb 21, 2016 | Freelancing News

Why the sharing economy is a win-win for freelancers

Save money or make money? Both are prospects for you in the 'collaborative consumption' era. Feb 16, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: How to bill a now foreign client and pay the tax?

Top tips for a new UK citizen set to invoice his old country. Feb 15, 2016 | Freelancing News

Self-employment review recommends 10 actions

Government told how it can do more to support people who 'go it alone.' Feb 14, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers’ Questions: Can I freelance for one firm indefinitely?

Expert helps a creative hoping that Spain, like the UK, doesn’t have a cap on freelancing. Feb 11, 2016 | Freelancing News

HMRC confirms 'IR35-specific ESI tool'

Taxman's new way to test freelancers for IR35 will be in beta by the spring.

Feb 8, 2016 | IR35 News

Why every freelancer needs an online marketing plan

Top tips on making your foray into e-marketing yourself. Feb 7, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers handed fixed-pricing guide

E-book's first chapter covers setting a price that works for their business and yours. Feb 3, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Can my business buy home-office room fittings?

Lights, blinds and curtains have stronger ties to the house than to your business. Jan 31, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers fear they mistakenly overpay tax

Up to £1,000 per freelancer could be going to HMRC in unnecessary handouts. Jan 28, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Is it taxing to hire a freelancer for client work?

Tax expert reassures a self-employed worker wanting an extra pair of hands.

Jan 27, 2016 | Freelancing News

More traders taking on copycat rivals

It's not just big businesses that are 'toughening up the defence of their brands.' Jan 26, 2016 | Freelancing News

Government defends digital tax account plans

Updating us at least quarterly will not be akin to four tax returns a year, claims HMRC. Jan 25, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Can I freelance on the back of a Tier 2 Visa?

Options abound for a New Yorker in the UK, but freelancing isn’t one of them. Jan 20, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers’ Questions: Will his tax debt hurt our new venture together?

Reassurance for a freelancer who’s setting up with someone who didn't pay HMRC. Jan 18, 2016 | Freelancing News

Taxman reveals worst excuses for filing late

Blaming family or Fido won’t wash with HMRC. Jan 17, 2016 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Will I owe UK tax if I freelance in France?

Short stint across The Channel isn’t long enough to cancel out a UK tax liability.

Jan 6, 2016 | Freelancing News

Petition launched to scrap digital tax accounts

Over 76,000 people object at being forced to report to HMRC ‘at least’ every quarter. Dec 20, 2015 | Freelancing News

Full stop to finish a text sends insincerity

Certain punctuation marks at the end of an SMS find out how sincere 'u' really are. Dec 17, 2015 | Technology News

Freelancers' Questions: How to terminate my contract without a fuss?

Legal aid for when tricky clauses try to stop you leaving work. Dec 15, 2015 | Freelancing News

New think tank to research freelancing

Scholars of self-employment to study the world’s wisdom about ‘going it alone.’ Dec 9, 2015 | Freelancing News

Most digital freelancers being left out of pocket

Almost six in 10 get paid at least three months late – or are never paid at all. Dec 6, 2015 | Design News

Fairy lights, the broadband speed killer

Ofcom warns home Wi-Fi users to be on guard against a small and seasonal foe. Dec 3, 2015 | Technology News

Freelancers' tax helper backs digital accounts

First show of support for HMRC's plan to make self-employed file online at least quarterly. Dec 2, 2015 | Freelancing News