FreelanceUK 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. Here is how to set up your social media profiles for your freelance business. 

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

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

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

Avoiders 'aren't the tax gap main contributors'

Revenue reminded that only 5% of what’s missing is from people ducking their liabilities. Nov 5, 2017 | Money News

Government shelves £130 freelancers’ tax cut

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

How freelancers can succeed, not cringe, at self-marketing

A guide on promoting oneself as a self-respecting consultant, averse to US-inspired tripe. Nov 1, 2017 | Marketing/PR News

Weary freelancers set to enlist at new 'bootcamp'

'Avoiding the slump' class kicks off a new freelancing school with The Guardian. Oct 31, 2017 | Freelancing News

Tax simplification unit has VAT in its sights

Three ways to ease Value Added Tax's complexity said to be incoming. Oct 30, 2017 | Money News

'More than just IR35 to fear at Autumn Budget'

Other anti-freelance measures, affecting take-home pay, regarded as just as likely. Oct 29, 2017 | IR35 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

Freelancers' Questions: Can I get tax relief on mileage included in my fee?

Top tips on claiming from HMRC, for an on-the-road freelancer on a bundled rate. Oct 25, 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