FreelanceUK 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

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

Website Tips for New Freelancers

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

Government shelves £130 freelancers’ tax cut

'Unintended consequences' delays a simplification for sole traders until April 2019. Nov 2, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creative Britain 'needs two freelance talent routes'

From inside the EU and beyond, creative freelancers must have new ways-in -- report. Oct 26, 2017 | Freelancing News

New trading allowances 'unfair to sole traders'

Micro-businesses who also freelance being hit by an exemption that’s meant to help. Oct 24, 2017 | Freelancing News

Commuting freelancers hit by inflation's five-year high

Road, rail and food costs help push inflation to its highest level since early 2012. Oct 18, 2017 | Money News

Bosses cheer Hammond for vindicating profit-makers

But a shortage of red meat is making company directors hungry for more, says the IoD. Oct 5, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers, do you need to tell HMRC by Thursday?

Only a few days left for self-employment’s newcomers, and others with changed income. Oct 2, 2017 | Money News

Freelance body calls for tax-deductable training

IPSE tells Labour’s leader what his ‘national education service’ speech should have included. Sep 28, 2017 | Freelancing News

Lib Dems call for new employment status tests

'Define self-employment, set new legal tests and introduce dependent contractor status.' Sep 27, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Disincorporation relief shouldn't disappear from April'

Tax bodies say anti-limited company measures make DR more necessary, not less. Sep 21, 2017 | Money News

Freelancers 'take six fewer holiday days than staff'

But smiles from most self-employed suggest their work-life balance makes up for it. Sep 19, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Gig economy' workers alerted to tax deadline

Informal, modern nature of work doesn’t take it out of the traditional tax system, says LITRG. Sep 13, 2017 | Freelancing News

Unpaid work 'the norm,' freelance creatives admit

A higher profile is about the only reward that two-thirds of creatives recently freelanced for. Sep 6, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creatives reveal why they work as freelancers

Specialisation, viability and control are creative freelancers’ main drivers. Aug 17, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers handed official IP-Brexit guide

Reassurance (of sorts) issued to those whose designs or creations are protected. Aug 10, 2017 | Freelancing News

Costs of freelancing to soar, freelancers warn

Almost all freelancers foresee their input costs increasing, threatening profit margins. Aug 10, 2017 | Freelancing News

Why creative freelancers get hired – top five reasons

Clients confess what they see in self-employed creatives. Aug 8, 2017 | Freelancing News

Offline marketing techniques for freelancers

Selling your brand -- you -- is much easier with these tried and tested strategies. Aug 3, 2017 | Marketing/PR News

Creative industry recruiter pinpoints top trends

Four things that freelance creatives might find 'crucial' in the rest of 2017. Jul 31, 2017 | Freelancing News

How many contracts freelance creatives have – revealed

Frequent contracts found to be a trait of gig workers -- and a potential cause of anxiety. Jul 26, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creative freelance probe recommends 10 actions

Government told how to recognise and support the 'invisible' workforce. Jul 21, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Half of workforce to be freelance by 2020'

Firms told to catch up, as one in every two workers may soon be self-employed. Its stated that 'Half of workforce to be freelance by 2020' in the Taylor Review. 

Jul 17, 2017 | Freelancing News

Call to give 'gig economy' workers the minimum wage

It's not for all freelancers, but the NMW would be ‘meaningful’ for platform workers -- report. Jul 5, 2017 | Money News

Prioritise giving us sick pay, freelancers say

Self-employed want illness cover more than any other provision from the state. Jun 30, 2017 | Freelancing News

Reveal gig economy workers' pay -- report

And, says SMF, give all others who work for themselves a 'self-employed benefits package.' Jun 22, 2017 | Freelancing News

Inflation rise 'adds to freelancers' cost concerns'

New inflation data won't allay freelancers' fears about their input costs, says IPSE. Jun 15, 2017 | Money News

Creative body downbeat at party manifestos

Workers in the creative industry will have a hard choice on Thursday, hints CIF. Jun 6, 2017 | Freelancing News

Labour 'making the most freelancer-friendly sounds'

Jeremy Corbyn's party seems to have the edge in securing the self-employed's vote. Jun 5, 2017 | Freelancing News

                             

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