FreelanceUK News

PM steps in over Hammond's NIC hike

Theresa May's intervention is welcomed, yet up to £700 more in Class 4 is still incoming. Mar 12, 2017 | Freelancing News

Hammond raids self-employed at Budget 2017

Class 4 NICs hike feared to be the first in a series of attacks on freelancers. Mar 9, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Be cautious with freelancer tax changes'

Ministers urged to take care with any changes today to self-employed taxation. Mar 7, 2017 | Freelancing News

New IR35 tool lets workers test their status

Freelancers who are 'Ltd' among those now able to check their status for tax. Mar 6, 2017 | IR35 News

Last-minute Budget wishes sent to Hammond

Freelance sector wants MTD clarity, no knee-jerk policy-making and help on IR35. Mar 5, 2017 | Freelancing News

Budget 2017 tipped to tackle self-employed taxation

Plans to overhaul how much freelancers pay HMRC are expected on Wednesday. Mar 1, 2017 | Freelancing News

Clarify legal tax planning, Hammond urged

Chancellor told Budget 2017 should bring traders clarity on what’s allowed and authentic. Feb 27, 2017 | Freelancing News

Small Business Commissioner due in October

Scepticism about the late payments tsar remerges, just as its debut is set in stone. Feb 26, 2017 | Freelancing News

Hammond told to back self-employed at Budget 2017

Chancellor urged to define self-employment and factor-in the risks they take. Feb 23, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creative industries sign new anti-piracy code

Rights-holders team up with search giants to demote infringing content. Feb 22, 2017 | Freelancing News

What to do if you're declared inside IR35 on April 6th

Five steps that freelancers who want to fight will take if clients rule against them. Feb 21, 2017 | IR35 News

Apps are absent at two-thirds of taxpaying traders

No tax software inside most small ventures will make MTD a hard slog. Feb 20, 2017 | Money News

Self-employed's reality not matching expectation

Less profit; more irregular work and later pay than you expect, freelancers warn. Feb 19, 2017 | Freelancing News

Rethink Flat Rate VAT changes, HMRC urged

Freelancers seen in the collateral from a clampdown on a popular VAT scheme. Feb 16, 2017 | Money News

Self-employed come under attack, twice

Freelance bodies refute suggestions Budget 2017 should bruise the self-employed. Feb 15, 2017 | Freelancing News

Public sector IR35 changes – a freelancer's overview

What April's off-payroll rules mean; when they apply and who's affected. Feb 14, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Don’t automatically accept automatic tax penalties'

Charity says your excuse for being fined £100 may be reasonable enough to have it overturned. Feb 13, 2017 | Money News

Self-employed plumber actually a 'worker,' court rules

Another gig economy giant is told it owes more rights than it gave one of its 'freelancers.' Feb 12, 2017 | Freelancing News

Rewrite rulebook to boost freelancers, says RSA

The 'right type' of self-employment can only come after an overhaul – report. Feb 9, 2017 | Freelancing News

Less than a third of small firms shun PR

Most know the value of public relations, but a chunk is in need of direction. Feb 8, 2017 | Marketing/PR News

Revealed: six business models of the future

Half a dozen new ways for commerce to flow are already changing industries. Feb 8, 2017 | Freelancing News

‘Ltd’ freelancers get new guidance for public gigs

Four documents you must read if you freelance in the public sector via a limited company. Feb 6, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers face £280 bill to make their tax digital

HMRC hints at a let-off, saying your digital account will only cost you hundreds, not thousands. Feb 5, 2017 | Money News

Freelance body backs new offence targeting late payers

IPSE welcomes criminal convictions for those keeping invoice payment times secret. Feb 2, 2017 | Freelancing News

Invoice before March,'Ltd' freelancers urged

Public sector one-person firms told how to avoid changes to IR35 biting early. Feb 1, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Open new childcare scheme to freelancers first'

MPs say self-employed mums must be at the front of the queue for tax-free aid. Jan 31, 2017 | Freelancing News

MPs call to enhance freelancers' maternity money

New report recommends equalising mums' maternity pay, at least for six weeks. Jan 29, 2017 | Freelancing News

Taxman reveals most absurd expenses claims

Wholly ludicrous: 10 items HMRC scoffed at before rejecting. Jan 26, 2017 | Freelancing News

UK Industrial Strategy – creative traders' overview

At-a-glance: the blueprint to 'create more highly skilled, highly paid opportunities.' Jan 25, 2017 | Freelancing News

Industrial strategy 'omits backing for freelancers'

Small is beautiful, reminds IPSE, noting no explicit backing of the self-employed.

Jan 24, 2017 | Freelancing News