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Freelancers' Questions: Am I alright to not register with HMRC yet?

New freelancers no longer need to register within their first three months.

Jan 12, 2018 | Freelancing News

Four in 10 freelancers hope to retire before their sixties

Day rates look decent enough for almost half the self-employed to stop work before pension age.

Jan 11, 2018 | Money News

Freelancers' Questions: Can they change my service agreement end-date?

Legal expert pits what a mistaken email said against what was initially agreed.

Jan 10, 2018 | Freelancing News

Creative body sends downbeat 2018 message

The 'buffeted' government is told it can't be waited on any longer to help creative sectors.

Jan 9, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers, what's your new year tax resolution?

Here's four to get you started, to help towards a more profitable year. Jan 7, 2018 | Freelancing News

Small is beautiful, suggest UK freelancers

No plans to grow in 2018 are on the agenda for the bulk of single-person businesses. Jan 4, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Can I claim petrol costs as a new Uber driver?

Moonlighting at night while setting up a business by day may be taxing. Jan 3, 2018 | Freelancing News

Hammond schedules Spring Statement 2018

March 13 is the next date for your diary, but 'major new policy' isn't the intention. Dec 20, 2017 | Money News

We freelance through illness, say eight in 10

A call for freelancers to get sick pay is spluttered out again, as many have worked while unwell. Dec 19, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: What if I'm still unpaid a year later?

'The reputable won’t require you to fork out before they recover what you're owed.' Dec 18, 2017 | Freelancing News

Which gigs will freelancers find most profitable?

Focus on long term contracts and charging more with experience. Dec 13, 2017 | Freelancing News

Get yourself on social media in 5 steps

As a freelancer, social media can help you reach new clients and it gives you a platform to display your work to them.

Dec 13, 2017 | Marketing

How to deal with stress as a freelancer

Follow these steps to minimise the stress that comes with being a freelancer. Dec 12, 2017 | Freelancing News

Self-employment a career choice for over 3 in 4 freelancers

76% of freelancers have revealed they chose to go self-employed, and were not forced into this way of working. Dec 12, 2017 | Freelancing News

How to create your ideal freelance office space at home

If you are going to work from home then you need to consider the best way to design your work space. Nov 29, 2017 | Freelancing News

Working from home: the pros and cons

Find out whether working from home will suit you or not, before you make the leap. Nov 28, 2017 | Freelancing News

How to manage your time as freelancer

As a freelancer you may have to deal with a heavy work load - here are some tips on how to manage your time effectively. Nov 27, 2017 | Freelancing News

Autumn Budget 2017 'disappointing' for freelance creatives

Little cheer for the chancellor, amid accusations he’s missed an opportunity.

Nov 22, 2017 | Freelancing News

Hammond told how to fix Universal Credit for self-employed

Chancellor given nine ways that low-income freelancers need the system to change. Nov 21, 2017 | Money News

Video games tax relief wins an extension

Another four years added to the 'level playing field' that digital publishers say is vital. Nov 20, 2017 | Freelancing News

Universal Credit's critics hope Hammond helps freelancers

A system that leaves the self-employed £2,600 worse off is set to be fixed this week. Nov 19, 2017 | Money News

Simple Assessments aren't so simple

A new predictive system of tax-assessing needs a critical look before you submit to it. Nov 16, 2017 | Money News

Freelancers' Questions: When is training tax-deductible?

Freelancer confused by what the rub is with training's tax rules gets the lowdown. Nov 15, 2017 | Money News

Website Tips for New Freelancers

Nurture the three online areas that newcomers to freelancing too often neglect. Nov 14, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers to rate each other's pitches at London bootcamp

Defining, upselling and branding to be demystified at The Guardian’s 'Pitch Perfection.' Nov 13, 2017 | Freelancing News

HMRC worker avoids jail despite tax credit fraud

Woman who stole over £40,000 from the taxman has her sentence suspended. Nov 12, 2017 | Freelancing News

Eight ways to change your VAT bill unveiled

At-a-glance rundown of what the OTS is proposing on Value Added Tax, and why. Nov 9, 2017 | Money News

'Breathing space' before end of Class 2 NICs endorsed

Delaying freelancers' tax cut is right, says LITRG, as it was being 'rushed through.' Nov 8, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Will MTD feature in the Autumn Budget?

Expert helps a freelancer fearing an imminent digital tax account update. Nov 7, 2017 | Freelancing News

Hammond tipped to offer VAT reprieve

Autumn Budget expected to contain a suspension or snip to the £85,000 threshold. Nov 6, 2017 | Money News